ALG12-congenital disorder of glycosylation

ALG12-congenital disorder of glycosylation (ALG12-CDG, also known as congenital disorder of glycosylation type Ig) is an inherited disorder with varying signs and symptoms that can affect several body systems. Individuals with ALG12-CDG typically develop signs and symptoms ...1

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Genetics of ALG12-congenital disorder of glycosylation

Genetic Changes: Mutations in the ALG12 gene cause ALG12 -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

Source: GHR (NLM ...3

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References

  1. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ alg12-congenital-disorder-of-glycosylation
  2. ibid.
  3. ibid.

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