Dried Bloodspots Facilitates SSADH Newborn Detection

Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate Content in Dried Bloodspots Facilitates Newborn Detection of Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase Deficiency. Further, development of a first-tier screening method for SSADHD employing metabolites currently measured (amino acids, acylcarnitines, creatine, guanidino species) is under study.

Dried Blood Spots Newborn Screening

Madalyn Brown, PhD
University of Washington State