Xenobiotics

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-211981
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Pathway
Species
Homo sapiens
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Of the 50 microsomal CYPs, 15 act on xenobiotics. They all possess wide substrate specificity to cater for most foreign compounds that find their way into the body.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
16584116 Cytochrome P450s and other enzymes in drug metabolism and toxicity

Guengerich, FP

AAPS J 2006
15102545 57 varieties: the human cytochromes P450

Lewis, DF

Pharmacogenomics 2004
12369887 The cytochrome P450 superfamily: biochemistry, evolution and drug metabolism in humans

Danielson, PB

Curr Drug Metab 2002
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