Effect of allopurinol on pyrimidine metabolism in human white blood cells. Role of the salvage pathway.

@article{Banholzer1979EffectOA,
  title={Effect of allopurinol on pyrimidine metabolism in human white blood cells. Role of the salvage pathway.},
  author={P. Banholzer and W. Gr{\"o}bner and N. Z{\"o}llner},
  journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology},
  year={1979},
  volume={122B},
  pages={
          209-15
        }
}
The administration of allopurinol leads to an increase of urinary excretion of orotic acid and orotidine (Fox et al. 197o) due to an inhibition of orotidine-5-phosphate decarboxylase (ODC). 

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