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… (More)
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1954-2017
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2003
2003
Glutamate formiminotransferase deficiency, an autosomal recessive disorder and the second most common inborn error of folate… (More)
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1980
1980
A 57-year-old woman developed dementia and peripheral neuropathy 16 years after a partial gastrectomy (Billroth II). Serum… (More)
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1978
1978
1 Patients on prolonged treatment with anticonvulsant and phenothiazine drugs exhibited lower than normal concentrations of… (More)
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1975
1975
Extract: We have described two siblings who excrete massive amounts (up to 3.89 mmol/24 hr) of N-formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU… (More)
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1973
1973
Elevated levels of the histidine catabolito formiminoglutamic acid were excreted into the urine of rats that were given both 0.01… (More)
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1960
1960
The amidine carbon atom (C-Z) of L-histidine is known to be an efficient metabolic precursor of single carbon units. Following… (More)
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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… (More)
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1958
1958
In the accompanying paper a sensitive and specific enzymatic method is described for the measurement of formiminoglutamic acid (1… (More)
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1958
1958
In previous investigations it was shown that in folic acid deficiency there is a large increase in the urinary excretion of… (More)
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1958
1958
Formiminoglutamic acid is a product derived from the metabolism of histidine by mammalian liver and several microorganisms (l-3… (More)
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