Protein Name aldehyde oxidase 1
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 316
Gene Symbol

AOX1

UniProt Q06278 (AOXA_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 400
Total Number of Articles : 264
Description

aldehyde oxidase 1

Gene Summary

Aldehyde oxidase produces hydrogen peroxide and, under certain conditions, can catalyze the formation of superoxide. Aldehyde oxidase is a candidate gene for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

synonyms
  • aldehyde oxidase
  • azaheterocycle hydroxylase
  • AO
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Properties