mucopolysaccharidosis VI


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Related to mucopolysaccharidosis VI: Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome

mucopolysaccharidosis VI

Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome; MPS due to a deficiency of the enzyme N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase. Clinically, MPS VI is similar to MPS IH, except intelligence is normal.
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Lowe, Enzyme replacement therapy for mucopolysaccharidosis VI: a phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multinational study of recombinant human N-acetylgalactosamine 4sulfatase (recombinant human arylsulfataseBor rhASB) and follow-on, open-label extension study, J Pediatr 148(2006), 533-539.
Naglazyme is a normal variant form of arylsulfatase B IUPAC name N-acetylgalactosamin 4-sulfatase) that is lacking in mucopolysaccharidosis VI patients.
PKU is an inherited genetic disease in which initial treatment is focused primarily on children, similar to mucopolysaccharidosis I (MPS I) and mucopolysaccharidosis VI (MPS VI).
Contract award notice: alimentary tract and metabolism of medicines - enzymes to treat mucopolysaccharidosis vi (galsulfase).
Repeated intrathecal injections of recombinant human 4-sulphatase remove dural storage in mature mucopolysaccharidosis VI cats primed with a short-course tolerisation regimen.

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