General interest question / alcohol metabolism

Paul Schlosser SCHLOSSER at
Fri Feb 18 18:47:23 EST 1994

Drinking alcohol causes induction of cytochrome P450 2E1 (in the liver),
a principle enzyme in alcohol metabolism.  So as your average consumption
goes up, so does your metabolism.

Paul Schlosser
Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology
schlosser at

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