Taieb Massaoud

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Phenylketonuria (PKU; OMIM 261600) is an autosomal recessive disease caused by the liver phenylalanine hydroxylase (PAH) enzyme (EC1.14.16.1) deficiency. If untreated, causes mental retardation. The incidence in Caucasian population is approximately 1:10,000 (Scriver and Kaufman 2001). In Tunisia, it seems to be more frequent with a prevalence of 1 in 7631(More)
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