The protein encoded by this gene is an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of S-adenosyl-L-methionine to S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine and sarcosine. The encoded protein is found in the cytoplasm and acts as a homotetramer. Defects in this gene are a cause of GNMT deficiency.
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Protein Aliases: 184.108.40.206; epididymis secretory sperm binding protein Li 182mP; Folate-binding protein; glycine methyltransferase; glycine N methyl transferase; Glycine N-methyltransferase
Gene Aliases: GNMT; HEL-S-182mP