Altered Methionine Metabolism, DNA Methylation and Oncogene Expression in Carcinogenesis. A Review and Synthesis

Biochim Biophys Acta. 1984;738(1-2):49-87. doi: 10.1016/0304-419x(84)90019-2.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adenosine / analogs & derivatives
  • Adenosine / pharmacology
  • Animals
  • Azacitidine / pharmacology
  • Carcinogens / pharmacology
  • Cell Line
  • Cell Transformation, Neoplastic
  • Cell Transformation, Viral
  • Choline / therapeutic use
  • DNA (Cytosine-5-)-Methyltransferases / antagonists & inhibitors
  • DNA (Cytosine-5-)-Methyltransferases / physiology*
  • DNA / metabolism*
  • DNA, Viral / metabolism
  • Ethionine / pharmacology
  • Gene Expression Regulation
  • Homocysteine / physiology
  • Humans
  • Methionine / physiology*
  • Methionine / therapeutic use
  • Methylation
  • Methyltransferases / physiology*
  • Neoplasms / chemically induced
  • Neoplasms / genetics*
  • Neoplasms / metabolism
  • Neoplasms / prevention & control
  • Oncogenes*
  • Oncogenic Viruses / genetics
  • S-Adenosylhomocysteine / metabolism
  • S-Adenosylmethionine / metabolism
  • Simian virus 40

Substances

  • Carcinogens
  • DNA, Viral
  • Homocysteine
  • S-Adenosylmethionine
  • DNA
  • S-Adenosylhomocysteine
  • Methionine
  • Methyltransferases
  • DNA (Cytosine-5-)-Methyltransferases
  • Adenosine
  • Azacitidine
  • Choline
  • Ethionine