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ACADM antibody

Acadm antibody Catalog: 70R-15527 | Size: 50 µl | Price: €617.98 Supplier: fitzgerald

Category: Primary Antibody Antibody Subtype: Polyclonal Antibodies, Purified Area of research: Proteases, Inhibitors, & Enzymes

ACADM gene: acyl-CoA dehydrogenase medium chain

ACAD1, MCAD, MCADH

Summary

This gene encodes the medium-chain specific (C4 to C12 straight chain) acyl-Coenzyme A dehydrogenase. The homotetramer enzyme catalyzes the initial step of the mitochondrial fatty acid beta-oxidation pathway. Defects in this gene cause medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency, a disease characterized by hepatic dysfunction, fasting hypoglycemia, and encephalopathy, which can result in infantile death. Alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

Organism: human (Homo sapiens)