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Aldh5A1 Peptide

Aldh5a1 peptide Catalog: ZP-4807 | Size: 0.05 mg | Price: €244.94 Supplier: Zyagen ASK
Alternative name: Aldh5A1 short protein sequence Gene target: Aldh5A1 Peptide Technique: peptide

ALDH5A1 gene: aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family member A1

SSADH, SSDH

Summary

This protein belongs to the aldehyde dehydrogenase family of proteins. This gene encodes a mitochondrial NAD(+)-dependent succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase. A deficiency of this enzyme, known as 4-hydroxybutyricaciduria, is a rare inborn error in the metabolism of the neurotransmitter 4-aminobutyric acid (GABA). In response to the defect, physiologic fluids from patients accumulate GHB, a compound with numerous neuromodulatory properties. Two transcript variants encoding distinct isoforms have been identified for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

Organism: human (Homo sapiens)