|Disease Association||Defects in BHMT could lead to hyperhomocysteinemia. But such a defect has not yet been observed. Hyperhomocysteinemia is an independent risk factor for the development of arteriosclerotic vascular disease.|
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[PMID 17613168] Gene response elements, genetic polymorphisms and epigenetics influence the human dietary requirement for choline.
[PMID 18203168] Folate and one-carbon metabolism gene polymorphisms and their associations with oral facial clefts.
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[PMID 18457970] Human betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT) and BHMT2: common gene sequence variation and functional characterization.
[PMID 18521744] BRCA1 promoter methylation is associated with increased mortality among women with breast cancer.
[PMID 18708404] B-vitamin intake, one-carbon metabolism, and survival in a population-based study of women with breast cancer.
[PMID 18789905] Genetic polymorphisms in methyl-group metabolism and epigenetics: lessons from humans and mouse models.
[PMID 19048631] Oral facial clefts and gene polymorphisms in metabolism of folate/one-carbon and vitamin A: a pathway-wide association study.
[PMID 19261726] Epigenetic mechanisms for nutrition determinants of later health outcomes.
[PMID 19376481] One-carbon metabolism and breast cancer: an epidemiological perspective.
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[PMID 20111745] Gene-gene interactions in the folate metabolic pathway and the risk of conotruncal heart defects.
[PMID 21349258] Folate and choline metabolism gene variants and development of uterine cervical carcinoma.
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[PMID 22183302] Folate and choline metabolism gene variants in relation to ovarian cancer risk in the Polish population.
|qualified_impact||Insufficiently evaluated not reviewed|
[PMID 22833659] Gender and single nucleotide polymorphisms in MTHFR, BHMT, SPTLC1, CRBP2, CETP, and SCARB1 are significant predictors of plasma homocysteine normalized by RBC folate in healthy adults
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