nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate
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nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate: a coenzyme, C21H28N7O17P3, similar in function to NAD in many oxidation-reduction reactions.
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|Noun||1.||nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate - a coenzyme similar to NAD and present in most living cells but serves as a reductant in different metabolic processes|
coenzyme - a small molecule (not a protein but sometimes a vitamin) essential for the activity of some enzymes