32 min

The Methylation Episode‪!‬ The Lab Report

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The word ‘methylation’ has become somewhat of a buzz word in functional and personalized medicine. We’ve mentioned it several times throughout many episodes of The Lab Report – hard to avoid since it’s involved in just about every biological process.

In today’s episode, we finally hit the topic of methylation head on and dive into the methylation cycle itself. What is it? Why should you care? Although biochemistry can be intimidating, listen as we simplify and demystify the steps involved. You may find it helpful to refer to a Methylation Pathway Chart while listening to this one!

 

Today on The Lab Report:


2:00 What is methylation and why is it clinically important
5:30 Jumping into the biochemistry – metaphors to the rescue!
11:35 Homocysteine
14:00 The main pathway versus back up pathway
19:33 Transsulfuration
22:30 Multi-omics and the methylation cycle
27:50 Question of the Day

“What does it mean if homocysteine is low?”



 

Additional Resources:

Genova's Methylation Panel

Dr. Michael Chapman's Methylation Webinar

Genova Connect  **PROMO CODE TheLabReport20 for 20% off your purchase**

 

Subscribe, Rate, & Review The Lab Report

Thanks for tuning in to this week’s episode of The Lab Report, presented by Genova Diagnostics, with your hosts Michael Chapman and Patti Devers. If you enjoyed this episode, please hit the subscribe button and give us a rating or leave a review.

Don’t forget to visit our website, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. Email Patti and Michael with your most interesting and pressing questions on functional medicine: podcast@gdx.net.

And, be sure to share your favorite Lab Report episodes with your friends and colleagues on social media to help others learn more about Genova and all things related to functional medicine and specialty lab testing.

To find a qualified healthcare provider to connect you with Genova testing, or to access select products directly yourself, visit Genova Connect.

Disclaimer: The content and information shared in The Lab Report is for educational purposes only and show not be taken as medical advice. The views and opinions expressed in The Lab Report represent the opinions and views of Michael Chapman and Patti Devers and their guests.
See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The word ‘methylation’ has become somewhat of a buzz word in functional and personalized medicine. We’ve mentioned it several times throughout many episodes of The Lab Report – hard to avoid since it’s involved in just about every biological process.

In today’s episode, we finally hit the topic of methylation head on and dive into the methylation cycle itself. What is it? Why should you care? Although biochemistry can be intimidating, listen as we simplify and demystify the steps involved. You may find it helpful to refer to a Methylation Pathway Chart while listening to this one!

 

Today on The Lab Report:


2:00 What is methylation and why is it clinically important
5:30 Jumping into the biochemistry – metaphors to the rescue!
11:35 Homocysteine
14:00 The main pathway versus back up pathway
19:33 Transsulfuration
22:30 Multi-omics and the methylation cycle
27:50 Question of the Day

“What does it mean if homocysteine is low?”



 

Additional Resources:

Genova's Methylation Panel

Dr. Michael Chapman's Methylation Webinar

Genova Connect  **PROMO CODE TheLabReport20 for 20% off your purchase**

 

Subscribe, Rate, & Review The Lab Report

Thanks for tuning in to this week’s episode of The Lab Report, presented by Genova Diagnostics, with your hosts Michael Chapman and Patti Devers. If you enjoyed this episode, please hit the subscribe button and give us a rating or leave a review.

Don’t forget to visit our website, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. Email Patti and Michael with your most interesting and pressing questions on functional medicine: podcast@gdx.net.

And, be sure to share your favorite Lab Report episodes with your friends and colleagues on social media to help others learn more about Genova and all things related to functional medicine and specialty lab testing.

To find a qualified healthcare provider to connect you with Genova testing, or to access select products directly yourself, visit Genova Connect.

Disclaimer: The content and information shared in The Lab Report is for educational purposes only and show not be taken as medical advice. The views and opinions expressed in The Lab Report represent the opinions and views of Michael Chapman and Patti Devers and their guests.
See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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