NAD

noun \ ˌen-(ˌ)ā-ˈdē \

Definition of NAD

: a coenzyme C21H27N7O14P2 of numerous dehydrogenases that occurs in most cells and plays an important role in all phases of intermediary metabolism as an oxidizing agent or when in the reduced form as a reducing agent for various metabolites called also nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, diphosphopyridine nucleotide, DPN

Origin and Etymology of nad

nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide


Medical Dictionary

NAD

noun \ ˌen-ˌā-ˈdē \

medical Definition of NAD

: a coenzyme C21H27N7O14P2 of numerous dehydrogenases that occurs in most cells and plays an important role in all phases of intermediary metabolism as an oxidizing agent or when in the reduced form as a reducing agent for various metabolites called also diphosphopyridine nucleotide, DPN, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

NAD

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medical Definition of NAD

no appreciable disease

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