fatty-acyl-CoA reductase (alcohol-forming) activity

id: GO:0080019
name: fatty-acyl-CoA reductase (alcohol-forming) activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: a very long chain fatty acyl-CoA + NADPH + H+ = a very long chain primary alcohol + NADP+ + CoA.

Parent Functions

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