ALDHs play a major role in the detoxification of alcohol-derived acetaldehyde. They are involved in the metabolism of corticosteroids, biogenic amines, neurotransmitters, and lipid peroxidation.

Protein names

Recommended name:

Aldehyde dehydrogenase X, mitochondrial

Alternative name(s):

Aldehyde dehydrogenase 5
Aldehyde dehydrogenase family 1 member B1

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