• galactosemia
  • Galactosemia, the inability to metabolize galactose in liver cells, is the most common monogenic disorder of carbohydrate metabolism, affecting 1 in every 55,000 newborns. (wikipedia.org)
  • For these couples, there is a 1 in 4 recurrence risk for DG and also a 1 in 4 risk with each pregnancy that the new baby will have classic galactosemia. (wikipedia.org)
  • genes
  • Three cellulase genes ( cel7a , cel7b , and cel12a ) were expressed under the promoter regions of the two highly expressed genes tef1 (encoding translation elongation factor 1-alpha) or cdna1 (encoding the hypothetical protein Trire2:110879). (springer.com)
  • 1998). "Cotranscription and intergenic splicing of human galactose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase and interleukin-11 receptor alpha-chain genes generate a fusion mRNA in normal cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Galactosaemia is about one hundred times more common (1:480 births) within the Irish Traveller population. (wikipedia.org)