Tay Sachs Disease

Tanya Hesse

Definition of Tay Sachs Disease

Tay Sachs Disease is a deadly genetic disease that affects the brain and nerves. Tay Sachs Disease is a life threatening disease of the nervous system passed down through families.

What tests do they take

This is one test that they do. They measure the amount of enzyme called hexosaminidae A ( allele A ) in the blood.

What treatments do they have to take

There is no treatments. The thing that will help them is excercising