One of the parent PAHs is pyrene, which undergoes a simple metabolism to 1-hydroxypyrene. 1-Hydroxypyrene and its glucuronide are excreted in urine, making it suitable for monitoring.
|Substances||Hydroxypyrene (Biomarker of PAH contamination)|
|Key words||Hydroxypyren, biomarker, urine, PAH, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons|
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