Elevated plasma homocysteine level has been associated with increased risk for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease. Variation in the levels of this amino acid has been shown to be due to nutritional status and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) genotype.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation|
|Publication status||Published - 01 Oct 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine