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Genetics Home Reference: Leigh syndrome

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Gene Replacement Treats Copper Deficiency Disorder in Mice

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Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Gene therapy plus an injection of copper dramatically improved survival in mice with a condition that mimics the often fatal childhood disorder Menkes disease, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health.

Menkes disease results from a poorly functioning copy of the gene ATP7A. Ordinarily, the gene helps the body process the trace...