Catalyzes the NADPH-dependent reduction of a wide variety of carbonyl-containing compounds to their corresponding alcohols with a broad range of catalytic efficiencies.
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Protein Aliases: AKR1B1; Aldehyde reductase; aldehyde reductase 1; Aldehyde reductase 1 (low Km aldose reductase) (5.8 kb PstI fragment, probably the functional gene); Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member B1; Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member B3; aldo-keto reductase family 1, member B1 (aldose reductase); aldo-keto reductase family 1, member B4 (aldose reductase); Aldose reductase; ALDR1; AR; ldehyde reductase; Lii5-2 CTCL tumor antigen; low Km aldose reductase
Gene Aliases: ADR; Ahr-1; Ahr1; AKR1B1; Akr1b3; Akr1b4; Aldor1; ALDR1; ALDRED; Alr; ALR-P-I; ALR2; AR; RATALDRED