Author Archives: Catarina Silva, MSc

AADC Deficiency May Impact Brain Development of Children, Study Says

Microstructural changes were observed in brain regions related to language and motor function in children with aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase (AADC) deficiency, suggesting that this enzyme shortage can influence brain development, researchers have found. Their study, “Microstructural Changes of Brain in Patients with Aromatic L-Amino Acid…