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Leigh syndrome (LS)

LS is a severe neurological disorder characterized by bilaterally symmetrical necrotic lesions in subcortical brain regions.

ABREVIATION(S):
LS

TYPE: neurodegenerative disease

Related patway(s): DNA replication

DNAtraffic protein(s) related to disease: POLγ (POLG)

OMIM: 256000

Last modification date: July 30, 2011