Literature associating ALDH7A1 and retinitis pigmentosa 72
Delta1-piperideine-6-carboxylate dehydrogenase; Multifunctional enzyme mediating important protective effects. Metabolizes betaine aldehyde to betaine, an important cellular osmolyte and methyl donor. Protects cells from oxidative stress by metabolizing a number of lipid peroxidation-derived aldehydes. Involved in lysine catabolism.
Synonyms: ALDH7A1, ALDH7A1p, hALDH7A1, F8VS02, F8VVF2 ...