Genetic Disorders Associated with Metal Metabolism

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Uploaded date: March 27, 2024


Why I'm interested:  

There are genetic disorders related to metal metabolism

  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (type 3).
  • Parkinson’s Disease and Copper There are several important pieces of evidence in the literature concerning the role of free copper in neurodegenerative diseases.
  • Hypermanganesemia with Dystonia Type 1 (and 2)
  • Abnormal Thyroid Hormone Metabolism or SECISBP2 Syndrome
  • Glutathione Peroxidase Deficiency

Treatments: oral therapy, chelation, injections, ionophores

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Source Type: Original research article