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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
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
Review
2006
Review
2006
Abstract.Betaine homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT), a Zn2+-dependent thiolmethyltransferase, contributes to the regulation of… 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
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
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
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
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have prepared antibodies against porcine liver betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT; EC 2.1.1.5) and recently cloned… Expand
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