Table 1

Members of the MAPEG protein superfamily

Protein

Biological properties


Microsomal glutathione S-transferase 1 (MGST1)

Glutathione S-transferase, glutathione peroxidase

MGST1-like1 (MGST1-L1)

Glutathione-dependent PGE2 synthase activity

Microsomal glutathione S-transferase (MGST)-2, -3

Glutathione S-transferase, glutathione peroxidase

5-Lipoxygenase-activating protein (FLAP)

Activation of leukotriene synthesis

Leukotriene C4 synthase (LTC4S)

Glutathione S-transferase specific for LTA4


Sampey et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2005 7:114-117   doi:10.1186/ar1748