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A rare disease a day: Hurler Syndrome

Following on from past installments of “A rare disease a day” Hunter syndrome, Gaucher disease, Tay-Sachs, Morquio syndrome, Fabry disease, Sanfilippo syndrome, Krabbe Disease, Niemann-Pick Disease and Batten disease  it is now the turn of Hurler Syndrome. Hurler syndrome (also known as MPS I, Hurler’s disease), results in the buildup of glycosaminoglycans due to a …

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