[Evaluation of MTHFR C677T gene polymorphism and homocysteine level in coronary atherosclerotic disease].

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of C677T methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) polymorphism and correlate it with plasma homocysteine levels in coronary artery disease (CAD). METHODS Ninety-three patients with documented CAD from Hospital Universitário Oswaldo Cruz (Recife, PE, Brazil) and 108 healthy controls were… (More)

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