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BHMT gene

Known as: BHMT, betaine--homocysteine S-methyltransferase, BETAINE-HOMOCYSTEINE METHYLTRANSFERASE 
This gene is involved in homocysteine metabolism.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Chronic ethanol infusion resulted in greater serum alanine aminotransferase elevation, lipid accumulation, necroinflammation, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Choline is an essential nutrient required for methyl group metabolism, but its role in carcino genesis and tumor progression is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BackgroundFolic acid taken in early pregnancy reduces risks for delivering offspring with several congenital anomalies. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background Folate metabolism pathway genes have been examined for association with neural tube defects (NTDs) because folic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Hyperhomocysteinemia, a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, can be caused by genetic mutations in enzymes of homocysteine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Neural tube defects (NTD) are common malformations resulting from incomplete closure of the neural tube in the first month after… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have determined the activity and protein levels of CBS in a number of cardiovascular cells and tissues by direct enzyme assay… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We previously showed that rat liver betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT) mRNA content and activity increased 4-fold when… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
  • T. Garrow
  • The Journal of Biological Chemistry
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 46386390
Porcine liver betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT; EC) was purified to homogeneity, and the Michaelis constants for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
There is much interest in the metabolism of homocysteine, because elevated plasma homocysteine [hyperhomocyst(e)inemia] is an… Expand
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