Vitamin B12 and folic acid levels in childhood cancers


KÜPELİ S., ÖZKAN A., EKER T., SEZGİN G., BAYRAM İ.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.43, no.4, pp.792-796, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.383363
  • Journal Name: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.792-796
  • Çukurova University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: Vitamin B12 and folic acid have some basic functions in the synthesis, repair and expression of DNA of which susceptibility to damage is a major concern in carcinogenesis. We have examined the relationship between childhood cancers and vitamin B12 and folic acid levels in the present study.