Prostaglandin inactivation. Contributes to the regulation of events that are under the control of prostaglandin levels. Catalyzes the NAD-dependent dehydrogenation of lipoxin A4 to form 15-oxo-lipoxin A4. Inhibits in vivo proliferation of colon cancer cells.
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Protein Aliases: 15-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase [NAD(+)]; 15-PGDH; Eicosanoid/docosanoid dehydrogenase [NAD(+)]; NAD+-dependent 15-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase; Prostaglandin dehydrogenase 1; Short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 36C member 1; short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 36C, member 1
Gene Aliases: 15-PGDH; HPGD; PGDH; PGDH1; PHOAR1; SDR36C1
UniProt ID: (Human) P15428
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 3248