Human GSH-Transferase in Risk Assessment

  • H. M. Bolt
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 387)


Human cytosolic glutathione-S-transferases (GST) are dimeric enzymes which have been classified, mainly by their isoelectric points, into four classes (Brockmöller et al. 1993):
  • class α (basic, GSTA);

  • class μ (near-neutral, new GSTM);

  • class π (acidic, GSTP);

  • class θ (slightly basic, GSTT).


Ethylene Oxide Lung Cancer Risk Methyl Bromide Mandelic Acid Styrene Oxide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. M. Bolt
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  1. 1.Institut für ArbeitsphysiologieUniversität DortmundDortmundGermany

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