Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease

, Volume 16, Issue 1, pp 63–66 | Cite as

Diagnosis of Zellweger syndrome by analysis of very long-chain fatty acids in stored blood spots collected at neonatal screening

  • C. Jakobs
  • C. M. M. van den Heuvel
  • F. Stellaard
  • C. Largillière
  • F. Skovby
  • E. Christensen
Article

Summary

Zellweger syndrome was diagnosedpost mortem by determining the very long-chain fatty acids in a blood spot collected at neonatal screening.

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© Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Jakobs
    • 1
  • C. M. M. van den Heuvel
    • 1
  • F. Stellaard
    • 1
  • C. Largillière
    • 2
  • F. Skovby
    • 3
  • E. Christensen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsFree University HospitalAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Service de Pédiatrie et Génétique MédicalesHôpital HuviezLilleFrance
  3. 3.Department of Clinical Genetics, RigshospitaletUniversity of CopenhagenDenmark

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