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Changes in the DDC gene were identified in a male, age 16 with aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase deficiency (read full description).
Jan 09, 2019
The DDC gene codes for an enzyme (aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase (AADC)) that is important in the brain and nervous system (MedlinePlus Genetics).
The following changes in this gene were identified in a UDN participant:
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