PKU

By: Luke Dvorak and Zack Forester

Overview

this is a rare disease that effects the metabolism.

Inherited

it is caused by an enzyme that changes the amino acid that mostly starts in babies

Research

it mostly occurs in the brain.

symptoms

light skin hair and eye color. symptoms dont show untill 6 months including-rash,seizures, and hyperactivity

diagnosis

can be told if a baby has pku at a early time. women with pku have a greater chance of having a kid with pku