nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

noun

: nad

Examples of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The researchers show in the paper that the device can resolve the distinct fluorescent UV signatures of the cancer-indicating proteins and amino acids tyrosine, elastin, tryptophan, and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADH). IEEE Spectrum, 24 Nov. 2023 Like other molecules of interest, including metformin, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and rapamycin, large-scale studies are lacking to support taurine supplementation. Karen Weintraub, USA TODAY, 8 June 2023 In 2018, Jenner was famously hospitalized in 2018 after a bad reaction to an IV drip that included NAD, or nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, a coenzyme that helps boost energy. L'oreal Thompson Payton, Fortune Well, 6 May 2023 Sinclair also takes 1 gram of NMN, or nicotinamide mononucleotide, which in the body turns into NAD+, or nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide. Sandee Lamotte, CNN, 2 June 2022 Breaking Defense says the molecule in question is something called nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+). Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, 6 July 2021 Somewhere between early adulthood and middle age, a compound in your cells called nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) begins a gradual decline. Nicole Saporita, Good Housekeeping, 29 May 2019 That’s where a key compound called nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) comes in. Nicole Saporita, Good Housekeeping, 26 Dec. 2018 Another closely watched effort involves boosting levels of a molecule known as NAD, or nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, to trigger an anti-aging enzyme called SIRT1. Robert Weisman, BostonGlobe.com, 19 May 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1960, in the meaning defined above

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Medical Definition

nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

noun
: nad

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