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PK variabilities

PK-M1: most tissues

PK-M2: embryonic tissue (lower activity)

PK-L: Liver

PK-R: Red blood cells

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NADH/NADPH precursor

Niacin (Vitamin B3)

 

also synthesized from Typ, but not sufficient for needs

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Disease of niacin deficincy

Pallegra

 

DDD

Diarrhea, dermatitis, dementia

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glossitis

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FADH2 precursor

riboflavin (vitamin B2)

 

milk, eggs, organ meats, legumes, mushrooms

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Riboflavin (Vit B2) deficiency

cheilosis

glossitis

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Functions of vitamin C

Cofactor for hydroxylases (proline-->hydroxyproline)

Neurotransmitter synthesis

Oxygen sensing

Nonenzymatic antioxidant

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