Recommended positive controls: 293T, A431, H1299, HeLa, HepG2, Molt-4, Raji, mouse brain, A549.
Predicted reactivity: Mouse (84%), Rat (84%), Pig (85%), Chimpanzee (92%), Bovine (86%).
Store product as a concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening the vial.
Aldh5A1 is a member of the aldehyde dehydrogenase superfamily, a group of NAD(P)(+)-dependent enzymes that catalyze the oxidation of a wide spectrum of aliphatic and aromatic aldehydes. Aldehyde dehydrogenase enzymes are thought to play a major role in the detoxification of aldehydes generated by alcohol metabolism and lipid peroxidation. Aldh5A1 is a mitochondrial NAD(+)-dependent succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase. A deficiency of this enzyme, known as 4-hydroxybutyricaciduria, results in a disorder of the neurotransmitter 4-aminobutyric acid (GABA). Symptoms usually include static encephalopathy, associated with developmental delays, hypotonia, ataxia, speech defects, and seizures. At least two isoforms of Aldh5A1 are known to exist.
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Protein Aliases: aldehyde dehydrogenase 1, mitochondrial; Aldehyde dehydrogenase family 5 member A1; aldehyde dehydrogenase family 5, subfamily A1; mitochondrial succinate semialdehyde dehydrogenase; NAD(+)-dependent succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase; Succinate-semialdehyde dehydrogenase, mitochondrial
Gene Aliases: 6330403E24Rik; Ahd-1; Ahd1; ALDH5A1; D630032B01Rik; OTTMUSG00000000613; SSADH; SSDH; Ssdh1