05/17/10: Metafolin® for optimal folate assimilation

Metafolin® for optimal folate assimilation By Kelly C. Heim, Ph.D. Folate is a general term referring to folic acid (pteroylglutamic acid) and its reduced derivatives. Reduced, or activated folate is the coenzyme that participates in numerous methylation reactions, which include biosynthesis of nucleic acids, neuronal membrane components and neurotransmitters. Importantly, methylation of chromatin and DNA […]