TITLE

Gene mutations can produce polymorphisms that alter minimal daily micronutrient requirements

AUTHOR(S)
Herbert, Victor
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Feb2001, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Offers observation on gene mutations which can produce polymorphisms that alter minimal daily micronutrient requirements. Information on an article about folate-utilizing enzyme methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase; Description on the protein produced by the autosomal recessive gene of hemochromatosis; Example of a gene mutation altering a protein involved in the transport and delivery of a micronutrient.
ACCESSION #
4137464

 

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