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nad 1

abbreviation

1Nothing abnormal detected.
2No appreciable response.

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NAD 2

abbreviation

Biochemistry
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, a coenzyme important in many biological oxidation reactions.
Example sentences
  • The NAM nucleotide coenzymes nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide-phosphate are involved in hundreds of metabolic reactions.
  • There are several metabolic pathways for biosynthesis of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD +) in bacteria.
  • These include things like thiamine pyrophosphate, pyridoxal phosphate and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide.

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Syllabification: NAD

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