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homocysteine

Known as: 2-Amino-4-Mercapto-Butyric acid, Butanoic Acid, 2-Amino-4-Mercapto-, 2-Amino-4-Sulfanylbutanoic Acid 
An amino acid derivative and homolog of cysteine containing an additional methylene bridge. Homocysteine is a product of methionine metabolism and… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
The dynamic fluctuations of bioactive species in living cells are associated with numerous physiological and pathological… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Homocysteine (Hcy) is a sulfur-containing amino acid that is generated during methionine metabolism. Physiologic Hcy levels are… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Despite mixed findings, increasing evidence suggests that people with first-episode psychosis (FEP) show increased pro… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Nutrition is considered to be a possible factor in the pathogenesis of the neurological disease multiple sclerosis (MS… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Numerous studies suggested that oxidative stress (OS) played a central role in the onset and development of postmenopausal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Objective: To assess whether the association of serum homocysteine concentration with ischaemic heart disease, deep vein… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In 1996, the Food and Drug Administration issued a regulation requiring all enriched grain products to be fortified… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
In 1969, McCully made the clinical observation linking elevated plasma homocyst(e)ine concentrations with vascular disease.1 He… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
An elevated level of total homocysteine (tHcy) in blood, denoted hyperhomocysteinemia, is emerging as a prevalent and strong risk… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Hyperhomocysteinaemia has been identified as a risk factor for cerebrovascular, peripheral vascular and coronary heart disease1–4… Expand
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