Nutritional support has become a well establishedcomponent in patient care. Since its introductionin the late sixties, total parenteral nutrition (TPN)has enabled the survival of many patients andreduced the incidence of malnutrition related to avariety of digestive and non-digestive diseases.
Primary Immunodeficiencies – Molecular Basis and Gene Therapy
Author(s): A. Fischer, G. De Saint Basile, J.P. DiSanto, M. Cavazzana-Calvo
Lysosomal storage diseases, representing to aboutforty distinct genetic entities, mostly autosomalrecessive, are due mainly to abnormalities of thecatabolism of macromolecules: glycolipids, glycoproteins,glycosaminoglycans, etc.