flavin-adenine dinucleotide or flavine-adenine dinucleotide
A derivative of riboflavin that functions in certain oxidation-reduction reactions in the body as a coenzyme of various flavoproteins.
[fley-vin, -veen] /ˈfleɪ vɪn, -vin/ noun 1. Chemistry. . 2. Biochemistry. . /ˈfleɪvɪn/ noun 1. another name for acriflavine hydrochloride 2. a variant spelling of flavin flavine fla·vine (flā’vēn’) n.
- Flavin mononucleotide
flavin mononucleotide or flavine mononucleotide n. Abbr. FMN A derivative of riboflavin that condenses with adenine nucleotide to form flavin adenine dinucleotide and that acts as a coenzyme of various flavoproteins.
masc. proper name, from Latin Flavius, a Roman gens name, related to flavus “golden-yellow, blond” (see blue), and probably originally meaning “yellow-haired.”
/ˈfleɪvɪˌvaɪrəs/ noun 1. a type of arbovirus that causes a wide range of diseases in humans, including yellow fever, dengue, and West Nile fever. It is spread by ticks or mosquitoes flavivirus fla·vi·vi·rus (flā’və-vī’rəs) n. An arbovirus of the genus Flavivirus. Flavivirus Fla·vi·vi·rus n. A genus of arboviruses of the family Togaviridae, the type species […]