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|Category:||Ribonucleosides- Double Labeled with 13C,15N|
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|Description:||The labeled purine nucleoside compound composed of a molecule of adenine bonded to a ribose molecule.|
|Applications:||Plays an important role in energy transfer as ATP and ADP as well as in transduction as cAMP. It is also a neuromodulator that helps promote sleep and suppress arousal. Also regulates blood flow through vasodilation. Used as a medication to treat some forms of supraventricular tachycardia as an antiarrhythmic agent.|