ADH1B(redirected from alcohol dehydrogenase 2 (class I), beta polypeptide)
ADH1BA gene on chromosome 4q21-23 that encodes a member of the alcohol dehydrogenase family, which metabolise various substrates, including ethanol, retinol, other aliphatic alcohols, hydroxysteroids and lipid peroxidation products. The encoded protein plays a major role in ethanol catabolism.
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