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NAD

Biochemistry
1.
nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide: a coenzyme, C 2 1 H 2 7 N 7 O 1 4 P 2 , involved in many cellular oxidation-reduction reactions.

N.A.D.

1.
National Academy of Design.
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NAD

noun
1.
(biochem) nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide; a coenzyme that is a hydrogen carrier in metabolic reactions, esp in tissue respiration Former name DPN
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Word Origin and History for NAD

nad

n.

also nads, 1980s, student slang shortening of gonad.

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NAD in Medicine

NAD (ěn'ā-dē')
n.
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide; a coenzyme occurring in most living cells and used as an oxidizing or reducing agent in various metabolic processes.

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NAD in Science
NAD
  (ěn'ā-dē')   
Short for nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide. A coenzyme that occurs in many living cells and functions as an electron acceptor. NAD is used alternately with NADH as an oxidizing or reducing agent in metabolic reactions. Chemical formula: C21H27N7O14P2.
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Related Abbreviations for NAD

NAD

  1. Namibia-dollar
  2. National Academy of Design
  3. National Association of the Deaf
  4. nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide
  5. no acute distress
  6. no apparent distress
  7. no appreciable disease
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