galactosaemia


galactosaemia
Inborn disorder in which the enzyme galactose-1-phosphate uridyl transferase, that converts galactose-1-phosphate into glucose-1-phosphate, is absent. Excess galactose-1-phosphate accumulates in the blood and a variety of problems result.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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