"Xylitol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A five-carbon sugar alcohol derived from XYLOSE by reduction of the carbonyl group. It is as sweet as sucrose and used as a noncariogenic sweetener.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Xylitol" by people in Profiles.
Xylitol--fast facts. J Okla Dent Assoc. 2012 Jan; 103(1):24-5.
Stimulation of p-nitroanisole O-demethylation in perfused livers by xylitol and sorbitol. Biochem Pharmacol. 1980 Mar 01; 29(5):813-9.
Stimulation of p-nitroanisole O-demethylation by ethanol in perfused livers from fasted rats. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 1979 Oct; 211(1):133-9.