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Protects cells from oxidative stress by metabolizing a number of lipid peroxidation-derived aldehydes. Involved in lysine catabolism.
|aldehyde dehydrogenase family|
|Sequence:||5; NC_000005.10 (126541841..126595219, complement)|
Abundant in hepatoma cells and fetal cochlea, ovary, eye, heart, adrenal gland, liver and kidney. Low levels present in adult peripheral blood leukocytes and fetal brain, thymus, spleen, skeletal muscle, lung and tongue.
Cytoplasm, cytosol. Nucleus.; [Isoform 1]: Mitochondrion.