The carbohydrate crystalean and colonic microflora modulate expression of glutathione S-transferase subunits in colon of rats.
- Published Article
European journal of nutrition
- Publication Date
Apr 01, 1999
These findings clearly demonstrate that the gut bacteria, or their metabolic products, enhance GST expression. The studies support the hypothesis that nutrition--by affecting the gut flora--may induce this potentially protective and important class of phase II enzymes in important tumor target cells.
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