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


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

ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE, cilt.15, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.29333/ejgm/89674
  • Dergi Adı: ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE

Özet

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.