transmethylation


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transmethylation

 [trans″meth-ĭ-la´shun]
the transfer of a methyl group (CH3=) from the molecules of one compound to those of another.

trans·meth·y·la·tion

(trans'meth-i-lā'shŭn),
Transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another; for example, l-homocysteine is converted to l-methionine by the transfer to the latter of a methyl group. See: methionine synthase.

transmethylation

/trans·meth·y·la·tion/ (trans″meth-ĭ-la´shun) the transfer of a methyl group (CH3—) from one compound to another.

transmethylation

[-meth′ilā′shən]
the transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another.

trans·meth·y·la·tion

(trans'meth-i-lā'shŭn)
Transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another.

transmethylation

the transfer of a methyl group (CH3) from the molecules of one compound to those of another.
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A simple procedure for rapid transmethylation of glycerolipids and cholesteryl esters J Lipid Res.
Having low levels of glutathione decreases the chance of responding to standard therapy, and improving both transmethylation and transulfuration may improve interferon signaling in the presence of HCV.
After transmethylation using BF3/methanol, the fatty acid profile was determined by capillary gas-liquid chromatography.
SAMe is a key element in the transmethylation, transsulfuration and amino-propylation pathways.
For determination the profile of fatty acid, a transmethylation technique followed by GC-FID determination [2] was used as practice method.
B12 dependant and independent) in the conversion of homocysteine to methionine is inhibited, betaine can be used to convert homocysteine to methionine in the transmethylation pathway in the liver (Barak et al.
Age-dependent decreases in DNA methyltransferase levels and low transmethylation micronutrient levels synergize to promote overexpression of genes implicated in autoimmunity and acute coronary syndromes.