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Type: Thesis
Title: Metachromatic leukodystrophy : the role of non-pathogenic sequence variants in the causation of disease / John Steven Harvey.
Author: Harvey, John Steven
Issue Date: 1996
School/Discipline: Dept. of Paediatrics
Abstract: The objectives of this project are to investigate the development of metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD) in the patient population referred to the Women's and Children's Hospital to gain further insight into the molecular and biochemical defects which cause disease. This study hypothesises that alleles which cause pseudodeficiencies of arylsulphatase A gene (ASA) may play a role in modifying the course of MLD or may be responsible for the development of the disease.
Dissertation Note: Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Adelaide, Dept. of Paediatrics, 1997?
Subject: Leukodystrophy, Metachromatic.
Arylsulphatases Deficiency.
Lysosomal storage diseases Diagnosis.
Sulphatases Analysis.
Description: Erratum sheet pasted on front end-paper.
Bibliography: p. 220-239.
xxi, 239 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
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