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Niacin (also known as vitamin B3, nicotinic acid and vitamin PP) is an organic compound with the formula C5H4NCO2H and, depending on the definition used, one of the between forty to eighty essential human nutrients.
Increases in macronutrient consumption during pregnancy can lead to increased birthweight

Increases in macronutrient consumption during pregnancy can lead to increased birthweight

Herbal, nutritional supplements linked to side effects ranging from dry eye to retinal hemorrhages and transient visual loss

Herbal, nutritional supplements linked to side effects ranging from dry eye to retinal hemorrhages and transient visual loss

Study increases likelihood that MRI could be used as predictive technology to determine which patients should be placed on statin therapy for atherosclerosis

Study increases likelihood that MRI could be used as predictive technology to determine which patients should be placed on statin therapy for atherosclerosis

University of Arizona spin-off investigates DNA damage to human skin

University of Arizona spin-off investigates DNA damage to human skin

Dietary niacin may protect against the development of Alzheimer's disease

Dietary niacin may protect against the development of Alzheimer's disease

Vitamin discovery offers clues for cancer chemotherapy

Vitamin discovery offers clues for cancer chemotherapy