The activity of beta -hexosaminidase, determined \Nith 4-methylumbelliferyl-beta -N-acetylglucopyranoside substrate, and of beta -D-mannosidase was significantly higher in the serum of patients with carbohydrate-deficient glycoprotein (CDG) syndrome type IA (phosphomannomutase deficiency) than in controls. No significant differences were observed in the activity of beta -hexosaminidase, determined using 4-methylumbelliferyl-beta -N-acetylglucopyranoside-6-sulphate as substrate, and the activity of alpha -D-mannosidase. Using DEAE-cellulose chromatography, a greater amount of hexosaminidase B than hexosaminidase A was detected in CDG serum. In CDG serum, hexosaminidase A was eluted in a more basic position in the salt gradient. An isoenzyme of alpha -D-mannosidase and beta -D-mannosidase was identified in control and CDG sera. alpha -D-Mannosidase isoenzyme was eluted in a slightly more basic position in CDG serum than in control serum, whereas beta -D-mannosidase isoenzyme was eluted in the same position. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.

Beta-Hexosaminidase, alpha-D-mannosidase and beta-mannosidase expression in serum from patients with carbohydrate-deficient glycoprotein syndrome type I

BECCARI, Tommaso;Mancuso F.;COSTANZI, Egidia;TASSI, Carmelo;ORLACCHIO, Aldo;AISA, Maria Cristina;
2000

Abstract

The activity of beta -hexosaminidase, determined \Nith 4-methylumbelliferyl-beta -N-acetylglucopyranoside substrate, and of beta -D-mannosidase was significantly higher in the serum of patients with carbohydrate-deficient glycoprotein (CDG) syndrome type IA (phosphomannomutase deficiency) than in controls. No significant differences were observed in the activity of beta -hexosaminidase, determined using 4-methylumbelliferyl-beta -N-acetylglucopyranoside-6-sulphate as substrate, and the activity of alpha -D-mannosidase. Using DEAE-cellulose chromatography, a greater amount of hexosaminidase B than hexosaminidase A was detected in CDG serum. In CDG serum, hexosaminidase A was eluted in a more basic position in the salt gradient. An isoenzyme of alpha -D-mannosidase and beta -D-mannosidase was identified in control and CDG sera. alpha -D-Mannosidase isoenzyme was eluted in a slightly more basic position in CDG serum than in control serum, whereas beta -D-mannosidase isoenzyme was eluted in the same position. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.
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