UGT2B17 gene

Known as: UGT2B17, UDP Glucuronosyltransferase 2 Family, Polypeptide B17 Gene, URIDINE DIPHOSPHATE GLYCOSYLTRANSFERASE 2 FAMILY, MEMBER B17 
This gene plays a role in detoxification of steroids and xenobiotics.
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2012
2012
AIM Among the genes of drug-metabolizing enzymes, CYP2D6 is notoriously difficult to characterize owing to the complexity of gene… (More)
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2010
2010
Glucuronidation is an important pathway in the metabolism of nicotine, with previous studies suggesting that ∼22% of urinary… (More)
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2010
2010
Previously, homozygous deletion of the UGT2B17 gene has shown association with hip fracture. Using a high-throughput qRT-PCR… (More)
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2009
2009
UGT2B17 and UGT2B28 are among the most commonly deleted genes in humans and encode members of the uridine diphosphate (UDP… (More)
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2008
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2008
Osteoporosis, a highly heritable disease, is characterized mainly by low bone-mineral density (BMD), poor bone geometry, and/or… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Deletion polymorphism of the UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 2B17 (UGT2B17) gene has been associated with an increased… (More)
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2008
2008
Metabolism of androgens includes glucuronidation, the major pathway of steroid elimination in several steroid target tissues… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND UDP-glucuronosyltransferase (UGT) 2B17 is a phase II metabolizing enzyme that mediates the glucuronidation of C(19… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES Androgens, especially dihydrotestosterone, have been postulated to modify the risk of prostate cancer. 3-Beta… (More)
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2005
2005
The nicotine-derived tobacco-specific nitrosamine, 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK), is one of the most… (More)
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