- Aldehyde dehydrogenase (FAD-independent)
enzymology, an aldehyde dehydrogenase (FAD-independent) (EC number|126.96.36.199) is an enzymethat catalyzes the chemical reaction
:an aldehyde + H2O + acceptor a carboxylate + reduced acceptor
This enzyme belongs to the family of
oxidoreductases, specifically those acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donor with other acceptors. The systematic name of this enzyme class is aldehyde:acceptor oxidoreductase (FAD-independent). Other names in common use include aldehyde oxidase, aldehyde oxidoreductase, Mop, and AORDd.
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