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Person Details: David W. Hein

Superfund Research Program

David W. Hein

University of Louisville
505 S. Hancock Street
CTR Rm 303
Louisville, Kentucky 40292-0000
Phone: 502-852-6252




  • Doll MA, Hein DW. 2022. 560G A (rs4986782) (R187Q) Single nucleotide polymorphism in arylamine N-acetyltransferase 1 increases affinity for the aromatic amine carcinogens 4-aminobiphenyl and N-hydroxy-4-aminobiphenyl: Implications for cancer risk assessment. Front Pharmacol doi:10.3389/fphar.2022.820082 PMID:35273499 PMCID:PMC8902414
  • Hein DW, Doll MA, Habil MR. 2022. Human N-acetyltransferase 1 and 2 differ in affinity towards acetyl-coenzyme A cofactor and N-hydroxy-arylamine carcinogens. Front Pharmacol doi:10.3389/fphar.2022.821133 PMID:35281898 PMCID:PMC8914035
  • Wise JT, Salazar-Gonzalez R, Habil MR, Doll MA, Hein DW. 2022. Expression of arylamine N-acetyltransferase 2 activity in immortalized human bronchial epithelial cells. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 442:115993. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2022.115993 PMID:35353990


  • Hong KU, Doll MA, Lykoudi A, Salazar-Gonzalez R, Habil MR, Walls KM, Bakr AF, Ghare S, Barve S, Arteel GE, Hein DW. 2020. Acetylator genotype-dependent dyslipidemia in rats congenic for N-acetyltransferase 2. Toxicol Rep 7:1319-1330. doi:10.1016/j.toxrep.2020.09.011 PMID:33083237 PMCID:PMC7553889
  • Leggett CS, Doll MA, States JC, Hein DW. 2020. Acetylation of putative arylamine and alkylaniline carcinogens in immortalized human fibroblasts transfected with rapid and slow acetylator N-acetyltransferase 2 haplotypes. Arch Toxicol 95:doi:10.1007/s00204-020-02901-4 PMID:33136180


  • Hein DW, Habil MR, Doll MA. 2019. N-acetyltransferase 2 acetylator genotype-dependent N-acetylation of 4-aminobiphenyl in cryopreserved human hepatocytes. Pharmacogenet Genomics 30(3):doi:10.1097/fpc.0000000000000394 PMID:31895247 (ahead of print)
  • Salazar-Gonzalez R, Zhang X, Doll MA, Lykoudi A, Hein DW. 2019. Role of the human N-acetyltransferase 2 genetic polymorphism in metabolism and genotoxicity of 4, 4'-methylenedianiline. Arch Toxicol 93(8):2237-2246. doi:10.1007/s00204-019-02516-4 PMID:31292670 PMCID:PMC6713601


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