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Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (Syndrome, Bardet-Biedl) Summary

Description: An autosomal recessive disorder characterized by RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA; POLYDACTYLY; OBESITY; MENTAL RETARDATION; hypogenitalism; renal dysplasia; and short stature. This syndrome has been distinguished as a separate entity from LAURENCE-MOON SYNDROME. (From J Med Genet 1997 Feb;34(2):92-8)

Also Known As: Syndrome, Bardet-Biedl; Laurence Moon Bardet Biedl Syndrome; Syndrome, Laurence-Moon-Bardet-Biedl; Bardet Biedl Syndrome; Laurence-Moon-Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

Networked: 185 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 7 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 4 studies in 54 results : IBA
  2. Meckel syndrome type 1 : 1 study in 13 results : IBA
  3. Insulin (Novolin) : 1 study in 3 results : FDA 2
  4. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. HSP27 Heat-Shock Proteins : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. A-Form DNA (A-DNA) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. rab GTP-Binding Proteins : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factors (Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Vitamin D-Binding Protein : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Vitamin A (Retinol) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 33 Generic
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Diseases Related to Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

  1. Prader-Willi Syndrome (Syndrome, Prader-Willi)
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  3. Osteoporosis
  4. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease)
  5. Turner Syndrome (Turner's Syndrome)
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Key Therapies for Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

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  1. Caloric Restriction : 1 study in 1 result
  2. Kidney Transplantation : 5 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 4 results
  4. Renal Replacement Therapy (Therapies, Renal Replacement) : 3 results
  5. Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) : 2 results
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