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"Inborn error of metabolism"




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Inborn error of metabolism

Disease

Inborn errors of metabolism form a large class of genetic diseases involving disorders of metabolism and are congenital. The majority are due to defects of single genes that code for enzymes that facilitate conversion of various substances (substrates) into others (products). In most of the disorders, problems arise due to accumulation of substances which are toxic or interfere with normal...More