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DHFR

From SNPedia

is agene
is mentioned by
Full namedihydrofolate reductase
Other namesDYR
EntrezGene1719
PheGenI1719
VariationViewer1719
ClinVarDHFR
dbSNP1719
SADR1719
HugeNav1719
wikipediaDHFR
googleDHFR
gopubmedDHFR
EVSDHFR
HEFalMpDHFR
MyGene2DHFR
23andMeDHFR
UniProtP00374
EnsemblENSG00000228716
OMIM126060
# SNPs8
 Max MagnitudeChromosome positionSummary
rs121913223080,633,904
rs164364980,643,630
rs164365980,639,017
rs165069780,654,962
rs167769380,640,499
rs387906619080,649,393
rs709911081.580,654,344
rs738780,628,972

DHFR converts 7,8 dihydrobiopterin (BH2) and folate to tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4).

"Inhibiting the DHFR gene could help prevent the growth of neoplastic cancerous cells, ordinary cells which develop into tumour cells, such as Prostate cancer cells." new summary of this nature article