Accepted name: glycerol dehydrogenase (NADP+)
Reaction: glycerol + NADP+ = D-glyceraldehyde + NADPH + H+
Other name(s): glycerol dehydrogenase (NADP)
Systematic name: glycerol:NADP+ oxidoreductase
1.  Kormann, A.W., Hurst, R.O. and Flynn, T.G. Purification and properties of an NADP+-dependent glycerol dehydrogenase from rabbit skeletal muscle. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 258 (1972) 40–55. [PMID: 4400494]
2.  Toews, C.J. The kinetics and reaction mechanism of the nicotinamide-adinine dinucleotide phosphate-specific glycerol dehydrogenase of rat skeletal muscle. Biochem. J. 105 (1967) 1067–1073. [PMID: 16742532]
[EC created 1972]