Which molecules are in both ATP and ADP?
Posted August 5, 2021
The molecules found in both ATP and ADP are adenine, ribose, and phosphate groups.
ATP or adenosine triphosphate is composed of one adenine molecule, a ribose sugar and three phosphate groups. Its chemical formula is C10H16N5O13P3.
ADP or adenosine diphosphate is composed of one adenine molecule, a ribose sugar and two phosphate groups. Its chemical formula is C10H15N5O10P2.
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