Cloning and Characterization of New Alcohol Dehydrogenase and Aldehyde Dehydrogenase Isozymes
Large numbers of alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) and aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) isozymes have been found in humans and other mammals. These enzymes oxidize varieties of alcohols and aldehydes, and play a role, not only in alcohol detoxification, but also in the metabolism of drugs, neurotransmitters and other endogenous biologically active alcohols and aldehydes.
KeywordsAlcohol Dehydrogenase Aldehyde Dehydrogenase Primary Amino Acid Sequence Code Nucleotide Sequence Aldehyde Dehydrogenase Gene
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