ALG1-congenital disorder of glycosylation

ALG1-congenital disorder of glycosylation (ALG1-CDG, also known as congenital disorder of glycosylation type Ik) is an inherited disorder with varying signs and symptoms that typically develop during infancy and can affect several body systems. Individuals with ALG1-CDG ...1

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Genetics of ALG1-congenital disorder of glycosylation

Genetic Changes: Mutations in the ALG1 gene cause ALG1 -CDG. This gene provides instructions for making an enzyme that is involved in a process called glycosylation. During this process, complex chains of sugar molecules (oligosaccharides) are added to proteins and ...2

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Names and Terminology

Other Names for This Condition

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References

  1. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ alg1-congenital-disorder-of-glycosylation
  2. ibid.
  3. ibid.

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