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Formiminoglutamic Acid

Known as: L-Glutamic acid, N-(iminomethyl)-, Formiminoglutamic Acid [Chemical/Ingredient], FIGLU 
Measurement of this acid in the urine after oral administration of histidine provides the basis for the diagnostic test of folic acid deficiency and… Expand
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2003
2003
Glutamate formiminotransferase deficiency, an autosomal recessive disorder and the second most common inborn error of folate… Expand
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1997
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1997
Confirmed inborn errors of folate transport and metabolism include hereditary folate malabsorption (HFM), glutamate… Expand
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1973
1973
Summary Elevated levels of the histidine catabolite formiminoglutamic acid were excreted into the urine of rats that were given… Expand
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1966
1966
A clinical, haematological, and biochemical investigation of 62 epileptics is reported. Fifty-four of the patients were receiving… Expand
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1966
Highly Cited
1966
A simplified microbiological assay for determining the folate content of red cells is described. As in previously reported… Expand
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1964
1964
Hematologic studies and microbiological assay of serum folate levels with L. casei and serum vitamin B12 concentrations with L… Expand
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1962
1962
The pathogenesis of many of the common forms of megaloblastic anaemia in malnourished populations is obscure. The aetiological… Expand
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1961
1961
Increased excretion of formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) in the urine has been demonstrated in experimental animals and in patients… Expand
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1961
1961
A new method for the determination of urinary formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) using conventional electrophoresis at 200 to 500 v… Expand
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1958
1958
Formimino-L-glutamic acid, an intermediate in the metabolism of histidine (1, 2), accumulates in the urine of folic acid… Expand
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