Keyword Tag Sort by

α-GAL enzyme News (1 article)

UMass Amherst Biochemists Provide New Key for Treating Fabry Disease, a Rare Childhood Disorder

AMHERST, Mass. – A research team led by biochemist Scott Garman at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has for the first time determined the mechanism of one of the cell’s “recycling” enzymes, human alpha-galactosidase or alpha-GAL, as it breaks down substances in the lysosome, the...

Published on 2 February 2010, 09:23