6a. Neuronopathic Gaucher disease Type 2


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Grabowski GA et al, MMBID, 2011

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Neuronopathic Gaucher Disease involves the accumulation of Gaucher cells, but in addition there is a direct toxic injury to the neurons in the brain, which is believed to be mediated by the toxic lipids that accumulate to the deficiency of the enzyme shown here from an analysis of a human brain of a child who died of type 2 Gaucher Disease.

 

 

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