Relations between homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in vascular dementia and in Alzheimer disease


Koseoglu E., Karaman Y.

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.40, no.12, pp.859-863, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2007.04.007
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.859-863
  • Keywords: Alzheimer disease, vascular dementia, homocysteine, folate, vitamin B12, PLASMA HOMOCYSTEINE, RISK, HYPERHOMOCYSTEINEMIA, METAANALYSIS, DYSFUNCTION, STROKE

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between homocysteine (Hey), folate and vitamin B 12 levels in vascular dementia (VaD) and Alzheimer Disease (AD) to elucidate if they had similar pathogenesis due to cerebrovascular injury.