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English term or phrase:niacin
Swedish translation:niacin
Entered by: Åsa Gudmundsson
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12:13 Jan 30, 2003
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English term or phrase: niacin
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Local time: 04:42
niacin (in Swedish)
Explanation:
a nicotinic acid, part of the vitamin b complex, Vit B7. Found in all living cells as the nicotinamide moiety of the enzyme cofactors NAD and NADP. Can be used to treat pellagra in humans. Blood, liver, legumes and yeast are particularly rich sources.

Hendersons dictionary of biological terms. MSc Biomedicine

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Note added at 2003-01-30 12:26:45 (GMT)
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niacin, kallas även vitamin B7 (del av vit B komplex). Påträffas i alla levande celler som nikotinamid del av enzymatiska co-faktorerna NAD och NADPH (dessa co-faktorer är med i hela den process där näringsämnen bryts ned till energi i kroppen, samt även i många andra processer). Används för att behandla sjukdomen pellagra. Vanlig källa: blod, lever, grönsaker och jäst.
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niacin (in Swedish)


Explanation:
a nicotinic acid, part of the vitamin b complex, Vit B7. Found in all living cells as the nicotinamide moiety of the enzyme cofactors NAD and NADP. Can be used to treat pellagra in humans. Blood, liver, legumes and yeast are particularly rich sources.

Hendersons dictionary of biological terms. MSc Biomedicine

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Note added at 2003-01-30 12:26:45 (GMT)
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niacin, kallas även vitamin B7 (del av vit B komplex). Påträffas i alla levande celler som nikotinamid del av enzymatiska co-faktorerna NAD och NADPH (dessa co-faktorer är med i hela den process där näringsämnen bryts ned till energi i kroppen, samt även i många andra processer). Används för att behandla sjukdomen pellagra. Vanlig källa: blod, lever, grönsaker och jäst.

Åsa Gudmundsson
Local time: 04:42
PRO pts in pair: 30

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agree  Rasmus Carlsson: Av eng. Nicotinic Acid Vitamin
3 mins
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agree  Sven Petersson
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