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20cho-LTB4 is oxidised to 20cooh-LTB4 by ALDH

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R-HSA-2161979
Type
Reaction
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Homo sapiens
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Summation

An aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) yet to be cloned in humans has been observed to oxidise 20-aldehyde leukotriene B4 (20cho-LTB4) to form 20-carboxy leukotriene B4 (20cooh-LTB4) (Sutyak et al. 1989).

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20-aldehyde-leukotriene B4 20-monooxygenase activity of ALDH [cytosol] ALDH [cytosol] 20-aldehyde-leukotriene B4 20-monooxygenase activity (0097259)