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"Niacinamide" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

An important compound functioning as a component of the coenzyme NAD. Its primary significance is in the prevention and/or cure of blacktongue and PELLAGRA. Most animals cannot manufacture this compound in amounts sufficient to prevent nutritional deficiency and it therefore must be supplemented through dietary intake.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Niacinamide" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Niacinamide" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 250 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2010
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