Aliases for GSTA5 Gene
External Ids for GSTA5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GSTA5 Gene
The glutathione S-transferases (GST; EC 18.104.22.168) 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 Drug metabolism - cytochrome P450 and Glutathione metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include glutathione transferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is GSTA1.