Biochemical and population genetics of S-adenosylhomocysteine hydrolase in NW Portugal

  • J. Rocha
  • C. Bento
  • I. Veiga
  • A. Amorim
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Forensic Haemogenetics book series (HAEMOGENETICS, volume 3)

Abstract

Human S-adenosylhomocysteine hydrolase (AHCY; EC 3.3.1.1) exhibits a genetic polymorphism first described by Bissbort et al. (1983) who demonstrated the occurrence of two common electrophoretic phenotypes (AHCY 1 and AHCY 2−1) determined by two codominant alleles (AHCY*1 and AHCY*2) at an autosomal locus.

Keywords

Toluene Thiol Hydrolase Dithiothreitol Sulfhydryl 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Rocha
    • 1
  • C. Bento
    • 1
  • I. Veiga
    • 1
  • A. Amorim
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto de AntropologiaUniversidade do PortoPortugal

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