Modifying effect of N-acetyltransferase 2 genotype on the association between systemic lupus erythematosus and consumption of alcohol and caffeine-rich beverages.

@article{Kiyohara2014ModifyingEO,
  title={Modifying effect of N-acetyltransferase 2 genotype on the association between systemic lupus erythematosus and consumption of alcohol and caffeine-rich beverages.},
  author={Chikako Kiyohara and Masakazu Washio and Takahiko Horiuchi and Toyoko Asami and Saburo Ide and Tatsuya Atsumi and G. Kobashi and Hiroki Takahashi and Yoshifumi Tada},
  journal={Arthritis care & research},
  year={2014},
  volume={66 7},
  pages={1048-56}
}
OBJECTIVE N-acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2) is involved in the metabolism of various environmental substances, both with and without carcinogenic potential. Alcoholic and nonalcoholic caffeine-rich beverages may be associated with markers of inflammation. Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic, multifaceted inflammatory disease. We investigated the effects of alcoholic and nonalcoholic caffeine-rich beverages on risk of SLE and determined whether the effects were modified by NAT2 status… CONTINUE READING

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