noun[mass noun] Biochemistry
A compound which is the form in which nicotinic acid often occurs in nature.
- Both nicotinic acid and nicotinamide can serve as the dietary source of vitamin B 3.
- The other trials have tested the effects of low-dose insulin injections and nicotinamide, a vitamin present in small amounts in a normal diet.
- Hence, the present studies were undertaken to understand the role of PARP in ethyl methanesulfonate induced adaptive response in mouse bone marrow cells by employing the inhibitor of this enzyme, nicotinamide.
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