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Unformatted text preview: O H H O H 2 N Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (coenzyme NADH) N H H O H 2 N R Business End Like NaBH 4 , NADH can act as a reducing agent by deliver a hydride, H:-, to a carbonyl. N H H O H 2 N R O N O H 2 N R O H H H OH H NADH NAD In doing so, NADH is converted to NAD + , which can be used as an oxidizing agent. N O H 2 N R H OH H N H H O H 2 N R O H- H O NAD NADH...
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This note was uploaded on 09/25/2009 for the course CH 223 taught by Professor Brown during the Summer '08 term at N.C. State.
- Summer '08