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flavin

 [fla´vin]
any of a group of water-soluble yellow pigments widely distributed in animals and plants, including riboflavin and yellow enzymes.
flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD) a coenzyme that is a condensation product of riboflavin phosphate and adenylic acid; it forms the prosthetic group (non–amino acid component) of certain enzymes, including d-amino acid oxidase and xanthine oxidase, and is important in electron transport in mitochondria.
flavin mononucleotide (FMN) a derivative of riboflavin consisting of a three-ring system (isoalloxazine) attached to an alcohol (ribitol); it acts as a coenzyme for a number of oxidative enzymes, including l-amino acid oxidase and cytochrome C reductase.

FMN

Abbreviation for flavin mononucleotide.

FMN

flavin mononucleotide.

FMN

abbr.
flavin mononucleotide

FMN

Abbreviation for flavin mononucleotide.

FMN (flavin mononucleotide)

a COENZYME produced when RIBOFLAVIN is phosphorylated. It is necessary in the biosynthesis of fats.

FMN

oxidized form of flavin mononucleotide.
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