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The MTHFR brouhaha

The MTHFR brouhaha This has gone far enough. The benefit and activity of folic acid / folate progresses through a metabolic pathway known as the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) pathway. Mutations occur in this gene, which are passed from parent to offspring. If you inherited one mutated gene, you are heterozygous for the MTHFR defect. This altered gene is called […]