BHMT protein, human

Known as: Epididymis Secretory Sperm Binding Protein Li 61p, BHMT1, Betaine-Homocysteine S-Methyltransferase 
Betaine-homocysteine S-methyltransferase 1 (406 aa, ~45 kDa) is encoded by the human BHMT gene. This protein is involved in the metabolism of… (More)

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1977-2017
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2011
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2011
Betaine-homocysteine S-methyltransferase (BHMT) uses betaine to catalyze the conversion of homocysteine (Hcy) to methionine… (More)
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2008
2008
Betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT) catalyzes the remethylation of homocysteine. BHMT2 encodes a protein 73% identical… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Several polymorphisms of genes involved in one-carbon metabolism have been identified. The reported metabolic phenotypes are… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND/AIMS Previous studies in our laboratory implicated ethanol-induced decreases in hepatocellular S-adenosylmethionine to… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Folate metabolism pathway genes have been examined for association with neural tube defects (NTDs) because folic acid… (More)
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2003
2003
Hyperhomocysteinemia, a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, can be caused by genetic mutations in enzymes of homocysteine… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND/AIMS It has been known for at least 50 years that alterations in methionine metabolism occur in human liver cirrhosis… (More)
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2000
2000
Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with arteriosclerosis and thrombosis. Hyperhomocysteinemia is caused by altered… (More)
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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… (More)
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1987
1987
Pairs of rats were fed control and alcohol liquid diets for periods of 1, 2, 3, and 4 months. The animals were then killed, and… (More)
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