Essays Tagged: "Phenylketonuria"

Study notes naming various genetically inherited diseases.

rosis, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, galactosemia, hemophilia, Hurler's syndrome, Marfan's syndrome, phenylketonuria, sickle cell disease, Thalassemia, Arthritis and Osteoporosis, Depression, Fabry's D ...

(1 pages) 66 2 2.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects


s recommended to persons with particular types of metabolic disorders such as Homocystinuria (HCU), Phenylketonuria (PKU), Methylmalonic Acidemia(MMA) and Tyrosinemia. Each of these disorders requires ...

(4 pages) 104 1 4.1 Aug/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Inborn Diseases

ing biological catalyst can have many effects on a person. Some of these diseases are Galactosemia, Phenylketonuria (PKU), Lactose Intolerance, and Maple Syrup Urine disease (MSUD).GALACTOSEMIAClassic ... ch occurred in the first few days of life will nearly completely heal.PKUPKU is an abbreviation for Phenylketonuria. Children born with this rare genetic disorder can not metabolize a part of protein ...

(7 pages) 62 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Application of Enzymes

ymes. However, in most cases certain diseases are treated by administrating the appropriate enzyme. Phenylketonuria is a genetic disorder of amino acid metabolism characterized by the constant excreti ...

(6 pages) 46 0 5.0 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry

Newborn Screening - A Primer

(3 pages) 1072 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

life with life

Symptoms and cause of disease of PhenylketonuriaHaein Lee (10112134)Phenylketonuria (PKU) is a congenital disease that causes physica ... . It is diagnosed as a PKU when there are 16.5~20.5mg/dL of Phenylalanine is present in the blood. (Phenylketonuria … [no date] [in Korean]) The newborns appear normal when they are few months ... l disability such as seizures, delayed development, behavioral problems and psychiatric disorders. (Phenylketonuria … 2014) With untreated patients, a "mousy" odor can be detected due to excess ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts