Can reduce the dialdehyde protein-binding form of aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) to the non-binding AFB1 dialcohol. May be involved in protection of liver against the toxic and carcinogenic effects of AFB1, a potent hepatocarcinogen.
Synonyms: AFB1 aldehyde reductase 3, AFB1-AR 3, Aldoketoreductase 7-like
Gene name: AKR7L
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