Gene: Aldh5a1 (aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family, member A1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Aldh5a1
Name: aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family, member A1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits carboxylic acid binding; NAD binding; succinate-semialdehyde dehydrogenase (NAD+) activity; INVOLVED IN oxidation-reduction process; succinate metabolic process; acetate metabolic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN 2-hydroxyglutaricaciduria disease pathway; glutamic acid/glutamate metabolic pathway; homocarnosinosis disease pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Brain Diseases, Metabolic (ortholog); Dystonic Disorders (ortholog); Intellectual Disability (ortholog); FOUND IN mitochondrion; INTERACTS WITH acetaldehyde; ammonium chloride; benomyl
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family, member A1 (succinate-semialdehyde dehydrogenase); aldehyde dehydrogenase family 5 member A1; aldehyde dehydrogenase family 5, subfamily A1; NAD(+)-dependent succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase; Ssadh; succinate-semialdehyde dehydrogenase, mitochondrial; succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase
Homo sapiens (human) : ALDH5A1 (aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family member A1)  HGNC  AGR
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Aldh5a1 (aldhehyde dehydrogenase family 5, subfamily A1)  MGI  AGR
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Aldh5a1 (aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family member A1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : ALDH5A1 (aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family member A1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : ALDH5A1 (aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family member A1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Aldh5a1 (aldehyde dehydrogenase 5 family member A1)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01742,133,076 - 42,159,413 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01744,000,875 - 44,027,212 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41747,193,407 - 47,216,499 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11747,196,722 - 47,219,340 (+)NCBI
Celera1739,769,869 - 39,796,199 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map17p11NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 621422
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-10-03
Status: ACTIVE