Analysis of MTHFR 1298A > C in addition to MTHFR 677C > T polymorphism as a risk factor for neural tube defects in the Turkish population


BODUROĞLU O. K. , ALANAY Y. , Alikasifoglu M., Aktas D., Tuncbilek E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.47, no.4, pp.327-333, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.327-333

Abstract

Maternal folic acid intake in the periconceptional period is strongly related to reduction in recurrence and occurrence of birth defects involving the neural tube.