HNMTHistamine-N-Methyl Transferase (enzyme)
HNMTHead and Neck Malignant Tumors
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HNMT is widely expressed in human tissues, with the highest amounts in the: jejunum, stomach, liver, lung, kidney, spleen, and brain (Joneja, 2004).
Recent research indicates that in tissues where both enzymes occur together, DAO tends to exhibit a histamine-degrading capacity ten times higher than that of HNMT (Huertz, 2003).