Using a very simple cheek swab sample, the MTHFR genetic test checks for potential mutations that affect our ability to digest Vitamin B as well as hearing, vision, blood clotting, memory loss, and cardiovascular diseases.
Heart Disease, Stroke, Blood Clot, Depression, Anxiety, Pregnancy
- MTHFR Gene
The MTHFR gene instructs the synthesis of the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase enzyme. This enzyme plays a role in converting one form of folate to a different form of folate which is necessary for converting homocysteine to methionine.