Literature associating ALDH1A3 and microphthalmia
Aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 family, member A3; NAD-dependent aldehyde dehydrogenase that catalyzes the formation of retinoic acid. Has high activity with all-trans retinal, and has much lower in vitro activity with acetaldehyde. Required for the biosynthesis of normal levels of retinoic acid in the embryonic ocular and nasal regions; retinoic acid is required for normal embryonic development of the eye and the nasal region (By similarity).
Synonyms: ALDH1A3, ALDH1A3p, hALDH1A3, A0A024RC95, DKFZP686G1675 ...