Metabolism and kinetics of trichloroethylene in relation to toxicity and carcinogenicity. Relevance of the mercapturic acid pathway

Chem Res Toxicol. 1995 Jan-Feb;8(1):3-21. doi: 10.1021/tx00043a001.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Acetylation
  • Acetylcysteine / metabolism*
  • Animals
  • Biotransformation
  • Glutathione / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Kidney Neoplasms / chemically induced
  • Liver Neoplasms / chemically induced
  • Lung Neoplasms / chemically induced
  • Neoplasms / chemically induced*
  • Species Specificity
  • Trichloroethylene / metabolism*
  • Trichloroethylene / toxicity*

Substances

  • Trichloroethylene
  • Glutathione
  • Acetylcysteine