Degradation of Steroids in the Human Gut

J Lipid Res. 1983 Jun;24(6):675-700.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Animals
  • Bile / metabolism
  • Bile Acids and Salts / metabolism
  • Cholesterol / metabolism
  • Digestive System / metabolism*
  • Feces / microbiology
  • Glucuronates / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Hydrolysis
  • Hydroxylation
  • Intestinal Mucosa / metabolism
  • Intestines / microbiology
  • Liver / metabolism*
  • Steroids / metabolism*
  • Steroids / urine
  • Sulfates / metabolism

Substances

  • Bile Acids and Salts
  • Glucuronates
  • Steroids
  • Sulfates
  • Cholesterol