alpha-ketoaldehyde dehydrogenase
Enzyme information
Common names
alpha-ketoaldehyde dehydrogenase
methylglyoxal dehydrogenase
2-ketoaldehyde dehydrogenase
2-oxoaldehyde dehydrogenase (NADP+)
NADP+-linked alpha-ketoaldehyde dehydrogenase
NADP+-dependent alpha-ketoaldehyde dehydrogenase
1.2.1.49
EC Number
1.2.1.49
Links
Reactions
H2O + NADP+ + Methylglyoxal = NADPH + Pyruvate + H+
H2O + NADP+ + 2-Oxoaldehyde = NADPH + H+ + 2-Oxo acid
NADP+ + (S)-Lactaldehyde = NADPH + H+ + Methylglyoxal