Catalyzes the NADPH-dependent reduction of 1,5-anhydro-D-fructose (AF) to 1,5-anhydro-D-glucitol. Can also catalyze the reduction of various aldehydes and quinones (By similarity). Has low NADPH-dependent reductase activity towards 9,10-phenanthrenequinone (in vitro).
Synonyms: AF reductase, Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member C-like protein 2, Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member E2
Gene names: AKR1E2, AFR
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