IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 4-trimethylammoniobutyraldehyde dehydrogenase

Reaction: 4-trimethylammoniobutanal + NAD+ + H2O = 4-trimethylammoniobutanoate + NADH + 2 H+

Other name(s): 4-trimethylaminobutyraldehyde dehydrogenase; 4-N-trimethylaminobutyraldehyde dehydrogenase

Systematic name: 4-trimethylammoniobutanal:NAD+ 1-oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 73361-01-0


1. Rebouche, C.J. and Engel, A.G. Tissue distribution of carnitine biosynthetic enzymes in man. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 630 (1980) 22-29. [PMID: 6770910]

[EC created 1983]

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