Thursday Dec 12
3D structure of key protein in fight against Homocystinuria unveiled
Homocystinuria is a disease caused by the deficiency or anomalous function of a protein, with serious consequences such as skeletal deformities, vascular thrombosis and even mental retardation.
Orphan Technologies To Develop New Treatment For Life-Threatening...
Licensing and collaboration agreements enable development of enzyme replacement therapy for Homocystinuria, a rare metabolic disorder The University of Colorado has signed exclusive, worldwide licensing and collaboration agreements with rare-disease research-and-development firm Orphan Technologies Ltd to develop an enzyme replacement therapy for ... (more)
181. Human CBS (Cystathionine I2-Synthase) Gene Transfer Mediated by...
Molecular Therapy , Vol. 9, No. S1. , pp. S69-S70, doi:10.1016/j.ymthe.2004.06.141 Cystathionine I2-synthase deficiency in human is the most common cause of Homocystinuria, a rare autosomal recessive disease.
Homocysteine as a Predictive Factor for Hip Fracture in Older Persons
We examined the association between the total homocysteine concentration and the risk of hip fracture in men and women enrolled in the Framingham Study.
Homocysteine, cysteine, and body composition in the Hordaland...
Objectives: We aimed to study associations of tCys and tHcy with body composition in the general population.