Literature associating MT-ND4 and optic nerve disease
Mitochondrially encoded NADH dehydrogenase 4; Core subunit of the mitochondrial membrane respiratory chain NADH dehydrogenase (Complex I) that is believed to belong to the minimal assembly required for catalysis. Complex I functions in the transfer of electrons from NADH to the respiratory chain. The immediate electron acceptor for the enzyme is believed to be ubiquinone (By similarity).
Synonyms: MT-ND4, ND4, B9ECU8, D2Y6X4, D2Y6X5 ...