IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: aryl-aldehyde dehydrogenase (NADP+)

Reaction: an aromatic aldehyde + NADP+ + AMP + diphosphate + H2O = an aromatic acid + NADPH + H+ + ATP

Other name(s): aromatic acid reductase; aryl-aldehyde dehydrogenase (NADP)

Systematic name: aryl-aldehyde:NADP+ oxidoreductase (ATP-forming)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9074-94-6


1. Gross, G.G. Formation and reduction of intermediate acyladenylate by aryl-aldehyde. NADP oxidoreductase from Neurospora crassa. Eur. J. Biochem. 31 (1972) 585-592. [PMID: 4405494]

2. Gross, G.G. and Zenk, M.H. Reduktion aromatischer Säuer zu Aldehyden und Alkoholen im zellfreien System. 1. Reinigung und Eigenschaften von Aryl-Aldehyd:NADP-Oxidoreduktase aus Neurospora crassa. Eur. J. Biochem. 8 (1969) 413-419. [PMID: 4389863]

[EC created 1972]

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