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GCY1 / YOR120W Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.


Aliases
GCY 9
Protein Product
glycerol 2-dehydrogenase (NADP(+)) GCY1
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Description
Glycerol dehydrogenase; involved in an alternative pathway for glycerol catabolism used under microaerobic conditions; also has mRNA binding activity; member of the aldo-keto reductase (AKR) family; human homolog AKR1B1 can complement yeast null mutant; protein abundance increases in response to DNA replication stress; GCY1 has a paralog, YPR1, that arose from the whole genome duplication 1 2 3 5 6 7 8
Paralog
YPR1 7
EC Number
1.1.1.156

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