Below is a summary for the GRIN2B gene observed in research publications. This is not meant to take the place of medical advice.
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What is GRIN2B-related syndrome?
GRIN2B-related syndrome happens when there are changes to the GRIN2B gene. These changes can keep the gene from working as it should.
The GRIN2B gene plays a key role in communication among brain cells.
Because the GRIN2B gene is important in brain activity, many people who have GRIN2B-related syndrome have:
- Intellectual disability
- Autism spectrum disorder
Do people who have GRIN2B-related syndrome look different?
Most people who have GRIN2B-related syndrome do not look very different from others.
Research Article Summaries
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