Hypoxanthine - Guanine Phosphoribosyl Transferase Deficiency. Our Experience

  • B. Amor
  • F. Delbarre
  • C. Auscher
  • A. de Gery
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 41A)

Abstract

Thirteen cases of total partial HGPRTase deficiency have been detected at the Rheumatology Clinic of Hopital Cochin (Paris) since Seegmiller, Rosenbloom and Kelley ( 1 ) described this enzymatic abnormality.

Keywords

Pyrimidine Purine Guanine Gout Allo 

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References

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    SEEGMILLER JE, ROSENBLOOM FM, KELLEY WN. Enzyme defect associated with a sex linked humain neurological disorder and excessive purine synthesis. Science, 152: 1682–1684, 1967.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    ARNOLD WJ and KELLEY WN. Dietary–Induced Variation of Hypoxanthine–Guanine Phosphoribosyl Transferase activity in patients with Lesh-Nyhan syndrome. J. Clin. Invest., 52: 970–973, 1973.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Amor
    • 1
  • F. Delbarre
    • 1
  • C. Auscher
    • 1
  • A. de Gery
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre de Recherches sur les maladies ostéoarticulairesU.5 INSERM — Hop. CochinParisFrance

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