Homocysteine is a sulfur containing amino acid which is formed during the metabolism of methionine.
Serum homocysteine level was estimated by ELISA Kit, manufactured by SHANGHAI YEHUA Biological Technology Co.
For example, a group of researchers found that people using B vitamins to lower homocysteine must also have sufficient omega-3s to protect brain function.
Additional findings reveal how much more effective "activated" B vitamins such as 5-MTHF (folate) are at pushing down elevated homocysteine, especially in elderly individuals.
Participants had completed serum homocysteine
data, along with a sexual behavior questionnaire.
High levels of homocysteine
and abnormal levels of methionine can cause many different symptoms in the body and lead to chronic, serious, and potentially life-threatening health issues.
12] Many researcher's studies show the relation of high homocysteine
levels with low intake of vitamin B12 and folic acid.
So this case control study was selected to observe the plasma homocysteine
level in acute stroke patients of Western Rajasthan.
We estimated the association between recent exposure to Pb, measured by blood Pb concentration, and concurrent homocysteine
Pregnant females and patients taking drugs that might affect homocysteine
On the other hand it seems that conversion pattern of methionine to homocysteine
is similar in mammals and birds .
Two-way ANOVA determined whether the groups or genders were different in terms of homocysteine