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Associations of ALDH2 with chemical compounds

  • These results indicated therapeutic potential of ALDH2 enzyme in the prevention and detoxification of acetaldehyde or alcohol-induced cell injury [1].


  1. Overexpression of aldehyde dehydrogenase-2 (ALDH2) transgene prevents acetaldehyde-induced cell injury in human umbilical vein endothelial cells: role of ERK and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase. Li, S.Y., Gomelsky, M., Duan, J., Zhang, Z., Gomelsky, L., Zhang, X., Epstein, P.N., Ren, J. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  2. Corneal and stomach expression of aldehyde dehydrogenases: from fish to mammals. Pappa, A., Sophos, N.A., Vasiliou, V. Chem. Biol. Interact. (2001) [Pubmed]
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