High prevalence of MTHFR gene A1298C polymorphism in Lebanon Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (NADPH2)
  • Point Mutation
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide

abstract

  • Compared to all other populations reported so far, the Lebanese population harbors the highest prevalence of the MTHFR A1298C polymorphism. This is an important finding to be followed in terms of clinical significance and sheds light on an additional unique genetic feature in this community.

publication date

  • March 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/gte.2007.0064

PubMed ID

  • 18373406

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 75

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 12

number

  • 1