Definition of NAD in English:

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NAD

abbreviation

1 Biochemistry Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, a coenzyme important in many biological oxidation reactions.
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  • 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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