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HFD1  -  Hfd1p

Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Synonyms: Fatty aldehyde dehydrogenase HFD1, YM9718.09C, YMR110C
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Disease relevance of HFD1

  • The proteome represents a rich source for the analysis of new functions of the outer membrane, including the yeast homologue (Hfd1/Ymr110c) of the human protein causing Sjögren-Larsson syndrome [1].


  1. Proteomic analysis of the yeast mitochondrial outer membrane reveals accumulation of a subclass of preproteins. Zahedi, R.P., Sickmann, A., Boehm, A.M., Winkler, C., Zufall, N., Schönfisch, B., Guiard, B., Pfanner, N., Meisinger, C. Mol. Biol. Cell (2006) [Pubmed]
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