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Synonyms: CDG syndrome type In | CDG-In | CDG1N | Carbohydrate deficient glycoprotein syndrome type In | Congenital disorder of glycosylation type 1n | Congenital disorder of glycosylation type In | Man5GlcNAc2-PP-Dol flippase deficiency

RFT1-CDG is a form of congenital disorders of N-linked glycosylation characterized by poorly coordinated suck resulting in difficulty feeding and failure to thrive; myoclonic jerks with hypotonia and brisk reflexes progressing to a seizure disorder; roving eyes; developmental delay; poor to absent visual contact; and sensorineural hearing loss. Additional features that may be observed include coagulation factor abnormalities inverted nipples and microcephaly. The disease is caused by mutations in the gene RFT1 (3p21.1).

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Our mission is to promote greater awareness and understanding of CDG & NGLY1-Deficiency, to provide information and support to families affected by CDG & NGLY1, and to advocate for and fund scientific research to advance the diagnosis and treatment of CDG & NGLY1-Deficiency.

Genetic Support Network of Victoria

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