NADH


Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

NADH

Abbreviation for nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (reduced form).

NADH

the reduced form of NAD.

NADH

(ĕn′ā-dē-āch′)
n.
The reduced form of NAD.

NADH

abbreviation for nicotine adenine dinucleotide, reduced.

NADH

Abbrev. for nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

NADH,

n.pr a coenzyme that incorporates niacin and involved in the Krebs cycle. Has been used to relieve jet lag and as a treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome. No known precautions when the daily dosage is kept at 5 mg or lower.

NADH

the reduced form of nicotinamide-adenine dinucleotide.

NADH-methemoglobin reductase
the enzyme in the erythrocyte that converts methemoglobin to hemoglobin, which is the form responsible for the transport of oxygen.
References in periodicals archive ?
Groups Dose n NADH chain [mu]M/g) (mg/kg) Malate/glutamate-driven respiration State 3 (nM/mn/mg) Sham Saline 15 141.
Cell surface NADH oxidases (ECTO-NOX proteins) with roles in cancer, cellular time-keeping, growth, ageing and neurodegenerative disease.
Our research is focused on using the intrinsic fluorescence of NADH to provide fundamental information regarding factors that influence the enzyme-cofactor interactions.
Of these, NADH hydrogenase, ketohexokinase, ATP synthase F0, and electron-transfer flavoprotein-ubiquinone oxidoreductase are related to the mitochondrial respiratory chain.
However, tissue samples taken at the time of the retreatment showed no evidence of viable tumor with hematoxylin, eosin, or NADH viability stains.
NAD and NADH serve as a hydrogen acceptor and donor, respectively, during enzymatic reactions, thereby helping to maintain balance between oxidation and reduction in the cell.
Secondly, the pyruvate formed in this reaction is used by LDH to form L-lactate converting simultaneously NADH into [NAD.
Also known as coenzyme 1, NADH is a highly specialized form of the B vitamin niacin, which is found in all living cells and plays a key role in energy production and neurotransmitter processes.
In the bovine heart mitochondrial preparations the authors demonstrated that a Dox dose of 25-50 [mu] moles represents the oxidative damage and as they cited this appears to be localized between the NADH dehydrogenase flavin and iron-sulphur center N-1, SDH and cytochrome (oxidase activities) where these two enzymatic activities were shown by Dox by the above authors.
Coenzyme Q10 is a naturally occurring hydrophobic substance that is involved in electron transfer across the mitochondrial membrane from the NADH dehydrogenase complex and the succinate-Q reductase complex to cytochrome c (Cephalalgia 2002;22:137-41).
Hereditary methemoglobinemia with deficiency of NADH cytochrome b5 reductase.