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Basic Information

Enzyme Number

1.5.1.15

Official Name

methylenetetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase (NAD+)

Name from literature

tetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase

Pathway from literature

metabolism of folate

Pathway from KEGG

Metabolism of Cofactors and Vitamins; One carbon pool by folate; map00670

Organisms

Rat (10116)

Genome localization

5q33[313410 ],

Rate-limiting Description

"The activity of tetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase, the first and rate-limiting enzyme in the metabolism of folate, was increased in the folate supplemented rats (group C) and reduced in the rats given a folic acid-free diet (group A)." (718836)

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Entrez Gene

313410



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