Duodenal mucosal reductase in wild-type and Hfe knockout mice on iron adequate, iron deficient, and iron rich feeding
- Differential HFE Gene Expression Is Regulated by Alternative Splicing in Human Tissues. Martins, Rute; Silva, Bruno; Proença, Daniela; Faustino, Paula // PLoS ONE;2011, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p1
Background: The pathophysiology of HFE-derived Hereditary Hemochromatosis and the function of HFE protein in iron homeostasis remain uncertain. Also, the role of alternative splicing in HFE gene expression regulation and the possible function of the corresponding protein isoforms are still...
- Iron overload. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Jan1998, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p7
Presents information on hemochromatosis, the most common genetic disorder in the United States. Reasons for the occurrence of hemochromatosis; How hemochromatosis is inherited; Symptoms of hemochromatosis; Details on the transferrin saturation test; Information on the treatment required for...
- Clinical and Biochemical Abnormalities in People Heterozygous for Hemochromatosis. Bulaj, Zaneta J.; Griffen, Linda M.; Jorde, Lynn B.; Edwards, Corwin Q.; Kushner, James P. // New England Journal of Medicine;12/12/96, Vol. 335 Issue 24, p1799
Background: Ten percent of whites are heterozygous for the HLA-linked hemochromatosis mutation. We performed a cross-sectional analysis of 1058 genotyped heterozygotes to define the effects of age and sex on the phenotype. Methods: The heterozygous genotype was assigned to 505 male and 553...
- Hemochromatosis in Heterozygotes. Powell, Lawrie W.; Jazwinska, Elizabeth C. // New England Journal of Medicine;12/12/96, Vol. 335 Issue 24, p1837
Editorial. Discusses hemochromatosis. Why it has been much underdiagnosed and misdiagnosed; Comments on the work of Bulaj et al.; The observation that the expression of the disease was more marked in heterozygotes with paternally transmitted mutations; Comments on the work of Feder et al.; Why...
- Heavy metal. // People's Medical Society Newsletter;Dec96, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p1
Provides insights on hemochromatosis, a condition in which the body stores too much of the iron it absorbs from a normal diet. Effects of the disease; Causes; Underdiagnosed nature of the disease.
- Hemochromatosis: Diagnosis and management. Little, David R. // American Family Physician;6/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p2623
Presents a discussion on hemochromatosis. Pathophysiology; Epidemiology; Clinical presentation; Diagnosis; Treatment; Prognosis; Issue of screening for hemochromatosis.
- Hemochromatosis: When your blood has too much iron. // American Family Physician;6/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p2631
Presents answers to questions concerning hemochromatosis. Symptoms of the illness; Diagnostic procedures; Treatment options; Dietary restrictions for people with the disease; Serious nature of the disease.
- ERRATUM. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;6/1/2008, Vol. 197 Issue 11, p1630
A correction to the article "Hemochromatosis gene polymorphisms, mitochrondrial haplogroups, and peripheral lipoatrophy during antiretroviral therapy" that was published in the March 15, 2008 issue is presented.
- Genetic haemochromatosis. Hill, Barry // Independent Nurse;9/20/2010, p32
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