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Term:
NAD biosynthetic process (GO:0009435)
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NAD biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, a coenzyme present in most living cells and derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid; biosynthesis may be of either the oxidized form, NAD, or the reduced form, NADH.
NADP biosynthetic process  
nicotinamide nucleotide biosynthetic process from niacinamide 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: NAD anabolism ;   NAD biosynthesis ;   NAD formation ;   NAD synthesis ;   NADH biosynthesis ;   NADH biosynthetic process ;   nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthesis ;   nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthetic process ;   oxidized NAD biosynthesis ;   oxidized NAD biosynthetic process ;   oxidized nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthesis ;   oxidized nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthetic process ;   reduced NAD biosynthesis ;   reduced NAD biosynthetic process ;   reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthesis ;   reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthetic process
Alternate IDs: GO:0006736
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0618254153

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