BHMT

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BHMTBetaine-Homocysteine Methyltransferase
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Hepatic and renal betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase activity in pigs as affected by dietary intakes of sulfur amino acids, choline and betaine.
METHODS: In 304 Caucasian American NTD families with myelomeningocele or anencephaly, we examined 28 polymorphisms in 11 genes: folate receptor 1, folate receptor 2, solute carrier family 19 member 1, transcobalamin II, methylenetetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase 1, serine hydroxymethyltransferase 1, 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR), 5-methyltetrahydrofolate-homocysteine methyltransferase, 5-methyltetrahydrofolate-homocysteine methyltransferase reductase, betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT), and cystathionine-beta-synthase.
Betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT; GenBank accession no.
Common variant in betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT) and risk for spina bifida.
Betaine, in turn, is the methyl donor and DMG a product of the enzyme Betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (EC 2.1.1.5).
It functions as a substrate for the enzyme betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (EC 2.1.1.5), which catalyzes the remethylation of homocysteine to methionine.