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It might be worthwhile to test the active metabolite SN-38 directly. Oxaliplatin is rapidly absorbed and transformed by nonenzymatic pathways to its biologically active species (24). It mainly exerts its cytotoxic effect by formation of DNA intra- and interstrand crosslinks, hampering DNA replication (29). Substantial dosedependent DNA adduct formation occurs within 1 h. In most studies in which oxaliplatin is administered systemically, hematological toxicity and nephrotoxicity are dose limiting, whereas hepatotoxicity is rarely mentioned.