Human monomethylarsonic acid (MMA(V)) reductase is a member of the glutathione-S-transferase superfamily.

The drinking of water containing large amounts of inorganic arsenic is a worldwide major public health problem because of arsenic carcinogenicity. Yet an understanding of the specific mechanism(s) of inorganic arsenic toxicity has been elusive. We have now partially purified the rate-limiting enzyme of inorganic arsenic metabolism, human liver MMA(V… CONTINUE READING