betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase

Known as: Betaine-Homocysteine S-Methyltransferase, Betaine Homocysteine S Methyltransferase, Methyltransferase, Betaine Homocysteine 
A ZINC metalloenzyme that catalyzes the transfer of a methyl group from BETAINE to HOMOCYSTEINE to produce dimethylglycine and METHIONINE… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Chronic alcohol feeding induces hyperhomocysteinemia (HHcy). Previously, we reported a protective role of betaine… (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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2003
2003
Neural tube defects (NTD) are common malformations resulting from incomplete closure of the neural tube in the first month after… (More)
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1999
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1999
We previously showed that rat liver betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT) mRNA content and activity increased 4-fold when… (More)
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1998
1998
We have overexpressed recombinant human liver betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT; EC 2.1.1.5) in Escherichia coli and… (More)
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1997
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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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1996
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1996
Porcine liver betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT; EC) was purified to homogeneity, and the Michaelis constants for… (More)
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1991
1991
1. Conflicting reports exist as to the organ distribution of betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (EC 2.1.1.5). It is important… (More)
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1984
1984
Preincubation of betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase, prepared from rat liver, with either S-adenosylmethionine or S… (More)
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1983
1983
The level of betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase increases in the livers of rats fed diets supplemented with betaine or… (More)
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