EC - Lactaldehyde dehydrogenase

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Accepted name:
lactaldehyde dehydrogenase
Other names:
L-lactaldehyde:NAD oxidoreductase
nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD)-linked dehydrogenase
Systematic name:
(S)-lactaldehyde:NAD+ oxidoreductase


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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00068
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0008911
CAS Registry Number: 37250-90-1


  1. Rembold, H. and Simmersbach, F.
    Catabolism of pteridine cofactors. II. A specific pterin deaminase in rat liver.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 184 : 589-596 (1969). [PMID: 5821022]
  2. Sridhara, S. and Wu, T.T.
    Purification and properties of lactaldehyde dehydrogenase from Escherichia coli.
    J. Biol. Chem. 244 : 5233-5238 (1969). [PMID: 4310089]

[EC created 1972]