Cystathioninuria

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Synonyms: Cystathionase deficiency | Cystathionine gamma-lyase deficiency syndrome | Gamma-cystathionase deficiency

A rare inborn error of metabolism characterized by abnormal accumulation of plasma cystathionine and subsequent increased urinary excretion due to cystathionine gamma-lyase deficiency. The condition is considered benign without pathological relevance. Mode of inheritance is autosomal recessive.

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Mississippi Metabolics Foundation

Our mission at Mississippi Metabolics Foundation (MMF) is to advocate, educate, and support families in MS affected by genetic metabolic disorders/inborn errors of metabolism (IEM's). MMF promotes initiatives and further advancements in legislation, education, research, clinical trials, studies, therapies, targeted treatments, and eventual cures for IEM’s and all rare diseases.

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