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AKR1B1

Basics

Aliases:
This biomarker is also known as:
  • Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member B1,
  • ALDR1,
  • Lii5-2 CTCL tumor antigen,
  • EC 1.1.1.21,
  • aldo-keto reductase family 1 member B1,
  • AR,
  • aldose reductase,
  • Aldehyde reductase,
  • ALR2,
  • ADR,
  • low Km aldose reductase,
  • aldo-keto reductase family 1, member B1 (aldose reductase),
  • aldehyde reductase 1,

Description…

From NCBI Gene: This gene encodes a member of the aldo/keto reductase superfamily, which consists of more than 40 known enzymes and proteins. This member catalyzes the reduction of a number of aldehydes, including the aldehyde form of glucose, and is thereby implicated in the development of diabetic complications by catalyzing the reduction of glucose to sorbitol. Multiple pseudogenes have been identified for this gene. The nomenclature system used by the HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee to define human aldo-keto reductase family members is known to differ from that used by the Mouse Genome Informatics database. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2009]

Attributes

QA State: Under Review
Type: Protein
Short Name:
HGNC Name: AKR1B1

Datasets

There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.

Organs

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Studies

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Publications

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Resources

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Biomuta

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