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Tay-Sachs disease is a genetic disorder that occurs when a hydrolytic enzyme known as hexosaminidase A is absent.  This results in an accumulation of lipids in the brain and spinal cord. 

Which of the following organelles would be involved in this disorder?

A) peroxisome

B) Golgi apparatus

C) lysosome

D) mitochondria

E) nucleolus

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