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Percentage of PWC's with Methylation 'blocks'/defects...

Discussion in 'Detox: Methylation; B12; Glutathione; Chelation' started by dannybex, Aug 31, 2011.

  1. dannybex

    dannybex Senior Member

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    I was wondering if anyone (Rich?) knows what percentage of folks with ME/CFS who have had the methylation panel run have been shown to have problems with methylation?

    Thanks in advance,

    Dan
     
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    richvank Senior Member

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    Hi, Dan.

    It will be interesting to see how the poll comes out. I don't have a percentage to give you, but I would say that nearly all the test results I've seen from PWMEs/PWCs have shown problems with methylation. Most also have glutathione depletion, but there is a subset that doesn't show glutathione depletion. I think they have genetic polymorphisms with the enzymes that make use of glutathione (the glutathione peroxidases and the glutathione transferases), based on the data I have, which is not very voluminous.

    Best regards,

    Rich
     
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    Thanks Rich! :)
     

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