The prevalence of homozygous MTHFR polymorphism(s) in a Turkish university hospital population that necessitated MTHFR polymorphism investigation


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GÜMRÜK F., ÖRGÜL G., Dogan O. A., TANAÇAN A., Karaagaoglu E., BEKSAÇ M. S.

ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE, vol.15, no.4, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) polymorphisms may cause various medical disorders through different mechanisms. We aimed to determine the allelic frequency and the prevalence of homozygous MTHFR polymorphisms in a tertiary university hospital population that necessitated MTHFR polymorphism investigation owing to various reasons.