volume 56, issue 7, P429-434 2012
DOI: 10.1590/s0004-27302012000700004
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Abstract: ABSTRACTObjective: To determine plasma homocysteine levels during fasting and after methionine overload, and to correlate homocysteinemia according to methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) polymorphism in type 2 diabetic adults. Subjects and methods: The study included 50 type 2 diabetic adults (DM group) and 52 healthy subjects (Control group). Anthropometric data, and information on food intake, serum levels of vitamin B 12 , folic acid and plasma homocysteine were obtained. The identification of C677…

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