aldehyde dehydrogenase


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aldehyde dehydrogenase

[′al·də‚hīd ‚dē′hī·drə·jə‚nās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of an aldehyde to its corresponding acid.
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The effect of salt on betaine aldehyde dehydrogenase transcript levels and 2-Acetyl-1-pyrroline concentration in fragrant and non-fragrant rice (Oryza sativa, L.
The role of aldehyde dehydrogenase isozymes in cellular resistance to the alkylating agent cyclophosphamide.
The key enzymes involved in alcohol metabolism in the liver are alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) and aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH).
Szmitkowski, "The activity of class I, II, III and IV of alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) isoenzymes and aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) in brain cancer," Neurochemical Research, vol.
The objective of the present study was to identify and to characterize the polymorphisms of the genes of the alcohol dehydrogenase, aldehyde dehydrogenase and the cytochrome p450 2E1 in a population of residents in Bogota and to determine its possible relation with the alcoholism.
A genetic defect in aldehyde dehydrogenase, causing upstream metabolites to increase (aldehydes)
Alcohol dehydrogenase 2 His47Arg polymorphism influences drinking habit independently of aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 Glu487Lys polymorphism: analysis of 2,299 Japanese subjects.
The aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 gene is associated with heroin dependence.
Therefore, numerous in vitro assays have been developed for CSC identification, which include the colony assay, the sphere assay, the "side population" (SP) assaybyHoechst labeling, (12) staining for CSC surface antigens (such as ABCG2 and other markers), aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) activity assay, (13) and label-retaining cell assay using PKH (Paul Karl Horan) dyes.
Data showed that the serum levels of alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) and aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) were elevated following PR administration.
cells and later with aldehyde dehydrogenase 1-positive ([ALDH1.
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