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

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

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

Keywords:

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

Abstract:

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.