Pathophysiology and Treatment of Canavan Disease

David E Pleasure, Fuzheng Guo, Olga Chechneva, Peter Bannerman, Jennifer McDonough, Travis Burns, Yan Wang, Vanessa Hull

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6 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalNeurochemical Research
StateAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2018


  • Aspartoacylase (encoded by ASPA)
  • Canavan disease
  • Gene therapy
  • N-acetyl-l-aspartate (NAA)
  • N-acetyltransferase 8-like (encoded by Nat8l)
  • NaDC3 (encoded by Slc13a3)
  • Vacuolar (“spongiform”) leukodystrophy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

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