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Beaudette said late-onset acid maltase deficiency is so rare there aren't enough people locally to have a viable support group.
Urine samples from adult Pompe patients (n = 5) were obtained through the Acid Maltase Deficiency Association (Australia).
Pompe disease, also known as glycogen storage disease type II or acid maltase deficiency, is a relatively rare lysosomal storage disorder caused by an inherited mutation in the lysosomal enzyme alpha-glucosidase (GAA).
Pompe's disease, also known as acid maltase deficiency or glycogen storage disorder type II, affects an estimated 5,000-10,000 people in the Western world.
Human alpha-glucisidase, which is produced at Pharming's subsidiary in Geel, Belgium, is intended to be used in a therapy for the genetic muscular disorder, Pompe's Disease or Acid Maltase Deficiency.