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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… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Glutamate formiminotransferase deficiency, an autosomal recessive disorder and the second most common inborn error of folate… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
  • J. Matthews
  • Bailliere's clinical haematology
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 11533013
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
A clinical, haematological, and biochemical investigation of 62 epileptics is reported. Fifty-four of the patients were receiving… 
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
A simplified microbiological assay for determining the folate content of red cells is described. As in previously reported… 
Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Hematologic studies and microbiological assay of serum folate levels with L. casei and serum vitamin B12 concentrations with L… 
Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
A new method for the determination of urinary formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) using conventional electrophoresis at 200 to 500 v… 
1961
1961
Increased excretion of formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) in the urine has been demonstrated in experimental animals and in patients… 
Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
Formimino-L-glutamic acid, an intermediate in the metabolism of histidine (1, 2), accumulates in the urine of folic acid… 
Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
Formiminoglutamic acid is a product derived from the metabolism of histidine by mammalian liver and several microorganisms (l-3…