Vitamin B12 with Reflex to Methylmalonic Acid (MMA), Serum Quantitative
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Methylmalonic in Medical Definition
...a , Alkaptonuria , Ochronosis , Tyrosinemia , Albinism , Histidinemia ) - Branched chain ( Maple syrup urine disease , Propionic acidemia , methylmalonic
acidemia , Isovaleric acidemia , 3-Methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency ) - Transport ( Cystinuria , Cystinosis , Hartnup disease ) - Sulf...
Methylmalonic in Biological News
MUHC and McGill scientists explain genetic disease first discovered in Quebec 24 years ago
...n incredibly rare genetic disorder called, cblF combined homocystinuria and methylmalonic
aciduria (cblF-Hcy-MMA), first documented in a Quebec infant in 1985. The w...nts afflicted with this condition build up toxic levels of homocysteine and methylmalonic
acid in their bodies. Vitamin B12, which is found in all animal products-in...
Vitamin B-12 function may be diminished by excessive folate
...s at Tufts University showed that homocysteine and methylmalonic
acid are at much higher levels in individuals who ...t have normal folate levels.
Homocysteine and methylmalonic
acid, compounds used by enzymes that contain vitam...eficiency, as indicated by higher homocysteine and methylmalonic
acid due to high blood folate, is also manifested ...