Is There any Alteration in Erythrocyte Folate Status in Patients with Thyroid and Breast Cancers?

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BAYDAR T., Sahin T. T., GİRGİN G., Sipahi H., Yuksel O., Taneri F., ...More

PTERIDINES, vol.21, no.1, pp.17-21, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/pteridines.2010.21.1.17
  • Journal Name: PTERIDINES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.17-21
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


The aim of the study was to determine folate reserve in patients with thyroid and breast diseases. Erythrocyte folate concentrations of ninety-eight patients and thirty healthy subjects were determined by a modified microbiological assay.