Detoxification of xenobiotics ppt BIOCHEMISTRY firstname.lastname@example.orgPresentation Transcript
• Detoxification pathways and waste disposal pathways are
metabolic pathways devoted to removing toxins that can
be present in our diets or in the air we breathe,
introduced into our bodies as drugs, or generated
internally from the metabolism of dietary components.
• Food additives, poisons, toxins,
certain drugs, chemicals,
environmental pollutants, pesticides
and other foreign substances.
Phases of Detoxification Processes
Phase I Phase II