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Term:
NAD catabolic process (GO:0019677)
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NAD catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, a coenzyme present in most living cells and derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid; catabolism may be of either the oxidized form, NAD, or the reduced form, NADH.
NADP catabolic process  
nicotinamide nucleotide biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: NAD breakdown ;   NAD catabolism ;   NAD degradation ;   NADH catabolic process ;   NADH catabolism ;   nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide catabolic process ;   nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide catabolism ;   oxidized NAD catabolic process ;   oxidized NAD catabolism ;   oxidized nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide catabolic process ;   oxidized nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide catabolism ;   reduced NAD catabolic process ;   reduced NAD catabolism ;   reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide catabolic process ;   reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide catabolism
Alternate IDs: GO:0006737
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0618254153

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