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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

GM1 gangliosidosis


Other Names for this Disease
  • Beta galactosidase 1 deficiency
  • GLB 1 deficiency
  • Beta-galactosidosis
  • GLB1 deficiency
  • Landing disease
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Your Questions Answered


3 question(s) from the public on this disease have been answered. Submit a new question.
  • I am a surviving twin - my twin brother passed away at the age of 23. He had GM1 as did my elder sister. Is GM1 hereditary? My daughter is 24 and thinking of the future and starting a family. I also have a 15 yr old son. Click here for answer

  • Have there ever been survivors of GM1? Click here for answer

  • Is physical therapy of any benefit to a 6-month-old with GM1? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Beta galactosidase 1 deficiency
  • GLB 1 deficiency
  • Beta-galactosidosis
  • GLB1 deficiency
  • Landing disease
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.