New publication in JIMD Reports

High prevalence of self‐reported autism spectrum disorder in the Propionic Acidemia Registry

Maria L. Cotrina,  Sindy Ferreiras, Patricia Schneider

First published: 10 December 2019

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PROP Nutrition Guidelines and Toolkit are now available.   NMG PROP announcement Final

PROP Nutrition Guidelines and Toolkit are now available online.  The Nutrition Management Guideline for individuals with propionic acidemia (PROP) is part of a larger project undertaken by the Southeast Regional Newborn Screening and Genetics Collaborative (SERC) (HRSA Region 3) and Genetic Metabolic Dietitians International (GMDI) to develop nutrition management guidelines for inherited metabolic disorders (IMD).

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