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L-Lactate Dehydrogenase

A tetrameric enzyme that, along with the coenzyme NAD+, catalyzes the interconversion of LACTATE and PYRUVATE. In vertebrates, genes for three different subunits (LDH-A, LDH-B and LDH-C) exist.

Year introduced: 2004(1966)

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Tree Number(s): D08.811.682.047.551.400, D08.811.682.047.820.493

MeSH Unique ID: D007770

Registry Number: EC

Entry Terms:

  • Dehydrogenase, L-Lactate
  • L Lactate Dehydrogenase
  • Lactate Dehydrogenase
  • Dehydrogenase, Lactate

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