We received a phone call from our children's pediatrician telling us that Damian's newborn screening had come back abnormal for 3-methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency, or 3MCC.
What does MCC stand for?
MCC stands for 3-Methylcrotonyl-CoA Carboxylase
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We have 1079 other meanings of MCC in our Acronym Attic
- Modification of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy
- Multiple Combination Bactericidal Testing
- Multi-Carrier Base Transceiver Station
- Mid-Continent Business Unit (various companies)
- Molecular Cell Biology Unit (Ghent University; Belgium)
- Munitions Corporate Business Unit (UK MoD)
- Marine Corps Bulletin
- Maine Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
- Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women
- Motor City Brewing Works (Detroit, MI)
- Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (New Orleans, LA)
- H. Lee Moffett Cancer Center (Tampa, FL)
- MAAC (Maximizing Access to Advance Our Communities) Community Charter (California)
- Macao Cultural Centre (Macao, China)
- Machinery Control Console
- Macomb Community College (Michigan)
- Madison Chamber of Commerce (various locations)
- Madisonville Community College (Kentucky)
- Madras Christian College (Chennai, India)
- Madras Cricket Club (India)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Elevations in C5-OH acylcarnitine are indicative of a variety of pathologies, including 3-methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency, and have frequently resulted in a diagnosis of this deficiency in the mother rather than in the newborn (5).
However, this procedure lacks specificity and is labor-intensive because of the need to purify the coupling enzyme, 3-methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase (EC 6.
[beta]-KETOTHIOLASE, 3-HYDROXY-3-METHYLGLUTARYL-COA LYASE (HMG), AND 3-METHYLCROTONYL-COA CARBOXYLASE (MCC) DEFICIENCY AND MCD 3-Hydroxyisovalerylcarnitine (C5OH) or its isomers is a primary or secondary marker for these four disorders.