Biotransformation in Egyptian spiny mouse Acomys cahirinus.


The activities of several representative biotransformation enzymes were determined in male and female spiny mouse tissues. Cytochrome P450 monooxygenase activity toward benzo(a)pyrene was significantly greater in female spiny mouse intestine than in males. Activity toward benzphetamine in both sexes was high in the liver, with little activity in the kidney… (More)


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@article{Watkins1995BiotransformationIE, title={Biotransformation in Egyptian spiny mouse Acomys cahirinus.}, author={John B. Watkins and J Lafollette and Ruth A. Sanders}, journal={Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part C, Pharmacology, toxicology & endocrinology}, year={1995}, volume={110 1}, pages={101-7} }