retinal dehydrogenase activity

id: GO:0001758
name: retinal dehydrogenase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: retinal + NAD+ + H2O = retinoate + NADH. Acts on both 11-trans and 13-cis forms of retinal.

Parent Functions

GO:0016620oxidoreductase activity, acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donors, NAD or NADP as acceptor