AL3A2_HUMAN Protein

Name Fatty aldehyde dehydrogenase
Description Catalyzes the oxidation of long-chain aliphatic aldehydes to fatty acids. Active on a variety of saturated and unsaturated aliphatic aldehydes between 6 and 24 carbons in length. Responsible for conversion of the sphingosine 1-phosphate (S1P) degradation product hexadecenal to hexadecenoic acid.
UniProt ID P51648
Gene ALDH3A2