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Hurler's Syndrome: Deficiency of a Specific Beta Galactosidase Isoenzyme

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Science  08 Aug 1969:
Vol. 165, Issue 3893, pp. 611-613
DOI: 10.1126/science.165.3893.611

Abstract

A marked deficiency of a specific thermolabile β-galactosidase isoenzyme (pH optimum 3 to 5) was found in liver and kidney tissues of five patients with the Hurler's syndrome (types 1 to 3).