Definition of Phosphokinase

1. Noun. (enzyme) kinase ¹

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Definition of Phosphokinase

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Phosphokinase

1. A phosphotransferase or a kinase. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phosphokinase

phosphohexose isomerase
phosphohexose isomerase deficiency
phosphohexoses
phosphohistone
phosphohydrolase
phosphohydrolases
phosphoimager
phosphoimagers
phosphoimaging
phosphoinositide
phosphoinositides
phosphoinositol
phosphoinositols
phosphoketolase
phosphoketolases
phosphokinase (current term)
phosphokinases
phospholamban
phospholamban kinase
phospholamban phosphatase
phospholambans
phospholane
phospholanes
phosphole
phospholes
phospholinked
phospholipase
phospholipase A1
phospholipase A2
phospholipase B

Literary usage of Phosphokinase

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1. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, Pt. 800-1299, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"A creatine phosphokinase/creatine kinase on isoenzymes test system is a device intended to measure the activity of the enzyme creatine phosphokinase on its ..."

2. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"The level of various muscle enzymes in the blood, such as creatine phosphokinase (CPK), may be elevated in the early stages of rapidly progressive dystrophy ..."

3. Status of the Department of Veterans Affairs to Identify Gulf War Syndrome edited by Christopher Shays (1998)
"Recent studies have shown that PYR combined with free wheel exercise causes muscular damage and an increase in creatine phosphokinase in plasma as well as ..."

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