DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ADH7 and gastritis

ADH7 [ENSP00000420269]

Alcohol dehydrogenase 7 (class IV), mu or sigma polypeptide; Could function in retinol oxidation for the synthesis of retinoic acid, a hormone important for cellular differentiation. Medium-chain (octanol) and aromatic (m-nitrobenzaldehyde) compounds are the best substrates. Ethanol is not a good substrate but at the high ethanol concentrations reached in the digestive tract, it plays a role in the ethanol oxidation and contributes to the first pass ethanol metabolism; Alcohol dehydrogenases

Synonyms:  ADH7,  ADH7p,  hADH7,  B4DWS1,  C9JP14 ...

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