The FDA has approved Palynziq, or pegvaliase, as a treatment for adults with phenylketonuria. "Pegvaliase is very effective in metabolizing phenylalanine, making it possible for most patients who respond to the medication to consume a normal amount of food protein," study author Barbara Burton said.
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