nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate


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NADP

nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate: a coenzyme, C21H28N7O17P3, similar in function to NAD in many oxidation-reduction reactions.
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Noun1.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
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G6PD is an enzyme that catalyzes the first step in the pentose-phosphate pathway, a pathway that produces the reduced form of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) for red blood cells.
The nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) oxidases are a group of plasma membrane associated enzymes, which catalyze the production of [O.

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