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In addition, there was zolpidem, a sedative prescribed for insomnia, as well as metabolites of alprazolam and of THC, the active ingredient in marijuana.
Human sweat contains many different metabolites, including lactate, amino acids and fats, as well as sodium.
Included in the data clouds are their full genome sequences; blood, saliva, urine, and stool samples taken every 3 months that measured levels of 643 metabolites and 262 proteins; and physical activity and sleep monitoring.
When the liver or kidneys fail, toxic electrolytes and metabolites build up in the body and cloud awareness.
The replicators also verified that levels of the metabolite in leukemia cells indicate whether a cancer patient has the IDH mutations.
Burrell and a passenger both denied being the driver on the scene, police said, but test results later showed Burrell's blood-alcohol concentration level to be 0.08 percent, and THC metabolites — a substance in marijuana — in his system.
In one of the new studies, a contract lab confirmed a 2010 report in Cancer Cell that mutations in genes called IDH1 and IDH2, found in some leukemias and brain cancers, cause cells to produce a metabolite that spurs cancer growth.
Desethylene ciprofloxacin, a metabolite of ciprofloxacin, a medically important antibiotic for humans, was found three times, according to the lawsuit.
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