Aliases for GSTA5 Gene
External Ids for GSTA5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GSTA5 Gene
The glutathione S-transferases (GST; EC 188.8.131.52) catalyze the conjugation of reduced glutathiones and a variety of electrophiles, including many known carcinogens and mutagens. The cytosolic GSTs belong to a large superfamily, with members located on different chromosomes. For additional information on GSTs, see GSTA1 (MIM 138359).[supplied by OMIM, Sep 2008]
GeneCards Summary for GSTA5 Gene
GSTA5 (Glutathione S-Transferase Alpha 5) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Phase II conjugation and Glutathione metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include glutathione transferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is GSTA1.