MTHFR and Me
Standing for "Methylene Tetrahydrofolate Reductase", the MTHFRgene is responsible for absorbing... and/or those with the mutation show a higher propensity for thrombosis (blood clots), arteriosclerosis...
. I’m a mutant! I have two copies the mutation C677T on the MTHFRgene.
From what I can glean from reliable Internet sites, this is not uncommon. 5-10% of Caucasians may be homozygous for this mutant gene...
I found out from the nurse is that, amongst labor and delivery nurses, mutations of the MTHFRgene like mine are called... with the fourth pregnancy was indeterminate, my mutation may or may not have been a factor. The fact...