Barth syndrome (BTHS), also known as 3-Methylglutaconic aciduria type II, is an X-linked genetic disorder.
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... Barth syndrome is a rare genetic disorder that was recognised in the 1970s to cause infantile death ... Cardiolipin treats the symptoms of Barth syndrome and prevents infections ...
... Type II 302060 TAZ Xq28 Barth syndrome (BTHS), 3-Methylglutaconic aciduria type II or Cardiomyopathy-neutropenia syndrome Mutations in the TAZ gene cause 3-methylglutaconic aciduria type II (Barth ... aciduria type III or Costeff syndrome Mutations in the OPA3 gene cause 3-methylglutaconic aciduria type III ... Barth syndrome is a common name for 3-methylglutaconic aciduria type II ...
... The Barth Syndrome Foundation (BSF), together with its affiliates, are the only worldwide volunteer organizations dedicated to saving lives through education ... The Barth Syndrome Foundation sponsors a competitive Research Grant Program and International Conferences for affected families, attending physicians, and scientists every two years ...
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