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metabolize

[mə′tab·ə‚līz]
(physiology)
To transform by metabolism; to subject to metabolism.
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Up to 10 percent of people of European descent, and three per cent of Asians, Africans and Maori and Pacific peoples, are poor metabolisers at CYP2D6.
This study monitored the QTc interval following administration of a neurological treatment which has been shown to have a higher drug exposure in poor metabolisers of CYP2D6.
Genotyping of poor metabolisers of debrisoquine by allele-specific PCR amplification.