ALAD Information: ALAD Protein, ALAD Antibody and ALAD Gene

ALAD Protein

ALAD protein function

Catalyzes an early step in the biosynthesis of tetrapyrroles. Binds two molecules of 5-aminolevulinate per subunit, each at a distinct site, and catalyzes their condensation to form porphobilinogen.

ALAD protein sequence

This sequence information is just for reference only.From Uniport

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ALAD cDNA / gene is a gene with protein product which located on 9q32. The ALAD gene is conserved in chimpanzee, Rhesus monkey, dog, cow, mouse, rat, chicken, zebrafish, fruit fly, mosquito, S.cerevisiae, K.lactis, E.gossypii, S.pombe, M.oryzae, N.crassa, A.thaliana, rice, and frog. 237 organisms have orthologs with human gene ALAD.