NAD+: receives electrons (reduced) to become NADH
: oxidizing agent/oxidant in metabolic processes
: loosely bound to enzyme since it needs to travel to the mitochondria
NAD+ is a coenzyme for many enzymes involved in redox reactions. This means that
A) NAD+ has an active site
B) All enzymes involved in redox reactions bind NAD+
C) Enzymes that use NAD+ as a coenzyme will not function properly if NAD+ is not available.
D) NAD+ is an inhibitor of many enzymes involved in redox chemistry.
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