Literature associating DECR1 and parasitic protozoa infectious disease
Short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 18C member 1; Auxiliary enzyme of beta-oxidation. It participates in the metabolism of unsaturated fatty enoyl-CoA esters having double bonds in both even- and odd-numbered positions. Catalyzes the NADP-dependent reduction of 2,4-dienoyl-CoA to yield trans-3- enoyl-CoA; Belongs to the short-chain dehydrogenases/reductases (SDR) family. 2,4-dienoyl-CoA reductase subfamily.
Synonyms: DECR1, DECR1p, hDECR1, A0A024R9D7, B7Z6B8 ...