ALDH1A3

(redirected from Aldehyde dehydrogenase 6)

ALDH1A3

A gene on chromosome 15q26.3 that encodes an aldehyde dehydrogenase that plays a major role in detoxifying aldehydes generated by alcohol metabolism and lipid peroxidation, either in a free or cellular retinol-binding protein form.
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Retinoic acid biosynthesis by normal human breast epithelium is via aldehyde dehydrogenase 6, absentin MCF-7 cells.
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