Determinants of aspirin metabolism in healthy men and women: effects of dietary inducers of UDP-glucuronosyltransferases.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Journal of nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics, Volume 4, Issue 2, p.110-8 (2011)


2011, Center-Authored Paper, Nutrition Assessment Core Facility, Prevention Center Core Facility, Public Health Sciences Division, September 2011, Shared Resources, Specimen Processing Core Facility


Interindividual variation in aspirin (ASA) metabolism is attributed to concomitant use of drugs or alcohol, urine pH, ethnicity, sex, and genetic variants in UDP-glucuronosyltransferases (UGT). Little is known about the effects of diet.