Folic Acid Deficiency

Known as: Vitamin B9 deficiency, deficiency folate, Folic Acid Deficiencies 
A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of FOLIC ACID in the diet. Many plant and animal tissues contain folic acid, abundant in green leafy… (More)

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2013
Highly Cited
2013
The biguanide drug metformin is widely prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, but its mode of action remains… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Chronic arsenic exposure currently affects >100 million persons worldwide. Methylation of ingested inorganic arsenic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Folic acid deficiency can lead to uracil incorporation into DNA, hypomethylation of DNA, inefficient DNA repair and increase… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recent epidemiological and clinical data suggest that persons with low folic acid levels and elevated homocysteine levels are at… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Although the cause of Parkinson's disease (PD) is unknown, data suggest roles for environmental factors that may sensitize… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND In India, most people adhere to a vegetarian diet, which may lead to cobalamin deficiency. OBJECTIVE The objective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Folate deficiency causes massive incorporation of uracil into human DNA (4 million per cell) and chromosome breaks. The likely… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Folate derivatives are important in experimental colorectal carcinogenesis; low folate intake, particularly with substantial… (More)
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1996
1996
The increasing possibility that homocysteine might be involved in atherosclerosis in non-homocysteinuric subjects has required… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
PURPOSE Patients with cobalamin (vitamin B12) deficiency usually lack many of the classic features of severe megaloblastic anemia… (More)
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