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What does HCY stand for?

HCY stands for Homocysteine


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Now, some scientists think that excess homocysteine may also be a factor in poor mental health and that nearly one in six cases of depression in the elderly could be avoided by using aspirin to lower levels in the blood.
A separate four-year study of 800 older Italians found a higher risk of Alzheimer's disease in those with low folate or high homocysteine levels.
In the 1960s, scientists discovered that people with a gene mutation that leads to extremely high concentrations of the amino acid homocysteine in their blood are prone to heart problems and bone deformities.