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What does CuZnSOD stand for?

CuZnSOD stands for Copper-Zinc Superoxide Dismutase (enzyme)

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The most notorious example of this in human neurology are familial forms of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) secondary to mutations in the copper-zinc superoxide dismutase gene on chromosome 21.
The investigators at the Ludwig Institute of the University of California, San Diego and collaborators, funded by The ALS Association, showed that rats and larger lab animals as well respond to the antisense therapy by producing far less of the targeted protein, copper-zinc superoxide dismutase (SOD1), mutated in some inherited forms of ALS.