Glucocerebrosidase (Gaucher disease).

  title={Glucocerebrosidase (Gaucher disease).},
  author={Ernest Beutler and Terri Gelbart},
  journal={Human mutation},
  volume={8 3},
Gaucher disease is the most common glycolipid storage disorder, characterized by storage of the glycolipid, glucocerebroside in the liver, spleen, and marrow. The most prevalent form of Gaucher disease is designated type I (MIM 230800). Patients with type I disease may have hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, bone lesions, and less commonly, lung disease, but are free of neurological involvement. Types II (MIM 230900) and III (MIM 2310000), the acute infantile and juvenile forms, respectively, of… CONTINUE READING

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