ERNDIMQA - Lysosomal Enzymes

Purpose: Lysosomal enzymes, testing of reproducibility and ability to detect enzyme deficiencies in LSD's.
Scientific Expert: Ms. Marie Jackson
Scheme Organiser: MCA
Analytes: enzymes may vary per year depending on the availability of samples
Number of Specimens/Year: 6 lyophilised specimens for standard scheme
Matrix of the Specimens: Lyophilised fibroblasts
Volume/Specimen: 0.5 mg lyophilised protein/standard specimen.
Number of Shipments/Year: One shipment of 6 specimens in February
Submission of Results: Online via ERNDIM-MCA website, 2 times/year, May and September
Reports: Requested from ERNDIM-MCA website
Certificate: Once a year issued by ERNDIM Board
Number of Participants: 69 (2023)
Status of the Scheme: Pilot phase started in 2006 initiated by the ESGLD.
Regular ERNDIM scheme since 2010
Geographic Area: Worldwide
Limitation Participation: None
Cost/Year: 707 EURO (2023)
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