Maternal and fetal levels of methionine and homocysteine in early human pregnancy.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate methionine metabolism during normal human embryonic development by measuring levels of methionine and total homocysteine in samples of maternal serum, extra-embryonic coelomic fluid, and amniotic fluid. DESIGN Cross-sectional observational study. SETTING Collaboration between St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, and the University… (More)

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@article{SteegersTheunissen1997MaternalAF, title={Maternal and fetal levels of methionine and homocysteine in early human pregnancy.}, author={R{\'e}gine P M Steegers-Theunissen and Nadine Wathen and Tom K A B Eskes and B van Raaij-Selten and T. R. Chard}, journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology}, year={1997}, volume={104 1}, pages={20-4} }