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Descriptor English:   Hexosaminidase B 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hexosaminidasa B 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hexosaminidase B 
Synonyms English:   Hex B  
Tree Number:   D08.811.277.450.483.180.875
Definition English:   A mammalian beta-hexosaminidase isoform that is comprized of hexosaminidase beta subunits. Deficiency of hexosaminidase B due to mutations in the gene encoding the hexosaminidase beta subunit is a case of SANDHOFF DISEASE. 
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Hexosaminidase B/deficiency use Sandhoff Disease
History Note English:   2008; use BETA-N-ACETYLHEXOSAMINIDASES 1987-2007 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
DE drug effects EC economics
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PH physiology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure UR urine
Record Number:   52719 
Unique Identifier:   D054819 

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