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Compound Summary for: CID 938

Niacin

Also known as: nicotinic acid, 3-pyridinecarboxylic acid, Pyridine-3-carboxylic acid, Apelagrin, Pellagrin, Acidum nicotinicum, Pelonin, 3-Carboxypyridine
Molecular Formula: C6H5NO2   Molecular Weight: 123.1094   InChIKey: PVNIIMVLHYAWGP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A water-soluble vitamin of the B complex occurring in various animal and plant tissues. It is required by the body for the formation of coenzymes NAD and NADP. It has PELLAGRA-curative, vasodilating, and antilipemic properties.   From: MeSH
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