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Alcohol Metabolism Part:
Mechanisms of Action
Volume 29, Number 4, 2006


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243 In This Issue [PDF]



Overview: How Is Alcohol Metabolized by the Body? [PDF]
Samir Zakhari


Glossary [PDF]


Role of Acetaldehyde in Mediating the Pharmacological and Behavioral Effects
of Alcohol
Etienne Quertemont and Vincent Didone


Oxidation of Ethanol in the Brain and Its Consequences [PDF]
Richard Deitrich, Sergey Zimatkin, and Sergey Pronko

274Alcohol Metabolism’s Damaging Effects
on the Cell: A Focus on Reactive Oxygen Generation by the Enzyme Cytochrome P450 2E1
Dennis R. Koop

Combined Effects of Aldehyde Dehydrogenase Variants and Maternal Mitochondrial Genes on Alcohol Consumption [PDF]
Yedy Israel, María E. Quintanilla,
Amalia Sapag, and Lutske Tampier


The Role of Nutritional Therapy
in Alcoholic Liver Disease
Christopher M. Griffith and Steven Schenker

Novel Approaches


Studying Alcohol Elimination Using the Alcohol Clamp Method [PDF]
Vijay A. Ramchandani and Sean O’Connor

291Use of Cultured Cells to Study Alcohol Metabolism [PDF]
Dahn L. Clemens
307Index to Volume 29 [PDF]

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