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Mucopolysaccharidosis VI (Syndrome, Maroteaux-Lamy) Summary

Description: Mucopolysaccharidosis with excessive CHONDROITIN SULFATE B in urine, characterized by dwarfism and deafness. It is caused by a deficiency of N-ACETYLGALACTOSAMINE-4-SULFATASE (arylsulfatase B).

Also Known As: Syndrome, Maroteaux-Lamy; Arylsulfatase B Deficiency; Mucopolysaccharidosis 6; Mucopolysaccharidosis Type 6; N-Acetylgalactosamine-4-Sulfatase Deficiency Show All >>

Networked: 155 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 14 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Mucopolysaccharidosis VI

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Enzymes : 2 outcomes in 6 results : IBA
  2. N-Acetylgalactosamine-4-Sulfatase (Arylsulfatase B) : 1 outcome 7 studies in 75 results : IBA
  3. Neutralizing Antibodies : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Cerebroside-Sulfatase (Arylsulfatase A) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  5. DEAE-Cellulose : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  6. galsulfase : 1 study in 8 results : FDA 1
  7. GALNS deficiency : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  8. Acetylgalactosamine : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  9. Dermatan Sulfate : 23 results : IBA
  10. Glycosaminoglycans : 7 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Mucopolysaccharidosis VI

  1. Mucopolysaccharidoses
  2. Mucopolysaccharidosis II (Hunter Syndrome)
  3. Mucopolysaccharidosis I (Hurler Syndrome)
  4. Disease Progression
  5. Glycogen Storage Disease Type II (Pompe's Disease)
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Key Therapies for Mucopolysaccharidosis VI

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  1. Enzyme Replacement Therapy : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 25 results
  2. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow) : 1 study in 14 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 8 results
  4. Corneal Transplantation (Keratoplasty) : 6 results
  5. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation : 3 results
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