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glycine N-methyltransferase activity

Known as: S-adenosyl-L-methionine:glycine methyltransferase activity, glycine methyltransferase activity, GNMT 
Catalysis of the reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + glycine = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + sarcosine. [EC:2.1.1.20]
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND & AIMS Patients with cirrhosis are at high risk for developing hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), and their liver tissues… 
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Glycine N-methyltransferase (GNMT) has a role in the metabolism of methionine as well as in gluconeogenesis. It has recently been… 
2009
2009
Hepatic S‐adenosylmethionine (SAMe) is maintained constant by the action of methionine adenosyltransferase I/III (MATI/III… 
2008
2008
Background and Aim:  Glycine N‐methyltransferase (GNMT) is a susceptibility gene for human hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We… 
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Glycine N‐methyltransferase (GNMT) is the main enzyme responsible for catabolism of excess hepatic S‐adenosylmethionine (SAMe… 
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Three human cases having mutations in the glycine N-methyltransferase (GNMT) gene have been reported. This enzyme transfers a… 
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Glycine N-methyltransferase (GNMT) affects genetic stability by (a) regulating the ratio of S-adenosylmethionine to S… 
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Glycine N-methyltransferase (GNMT) regulates S-adenosylmethionine (SAM) levels and the ratio of SAM:S-adenosylhomocysteine (SAH… 
2000
2000
Glycine N-methyltransferase (S-adenosyl-l-methionine: glycine methyltransferase, EC 2.1.1.20; GNMT) catalyzes the AdoMet… 
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • E. YeoC. Wagner
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 20176645
Glycine N-methyltransferase (GNMT; S-adenosyl-L-methionine:glycine N-methyltransferase, EC 2.1.1.20) is a major protein in rat…