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Related to flavin adenine dinucleotide: flavin mononucleotide, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide
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an interest followed with exaggerated zeal

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2]) participates in redox reactions in 2 coenzyme forms, flavin mononucleotide (FMN) and flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD) (1).
Comment: Flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD), a riboflavin-containing molecule, is the cofactor for MTHFR.
5) Riboflavin is a precursor of flavin adenine dinucleotide, which is required as a coenzyme for glutathione reductase, so a riboflavin deficiency may promote cataract formation by interfering with glutathione reductase activity.