Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits protein heterodimerization activity and protein homodimerization activity. Involved in cellular response to drug. Localizes to the myelin sheath. Used to study autistic disorder. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including carcinoma (multiple); diabetes mellitus (multiple); eye disease (multiple); hematologic cancer (multiple); and lung disease (multiple). Orthologous to human GSTM1 (glutathione S-transferase mu 1) and GSTM5 (glutathione S-transferase mu 5).