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Continuing to expand the depth and breadth of high-impact research, the Rett Syndrome Research Trust (RSRT) awarded a record $7.2 million to new scientific explorations in 2013.
Texas Children’s Hospital is excited to announce that on December 5, 2013, Dr.
Panel Discussion with Institute of Medicine President, Leading Rett Scientist, Filmmaker and Disease Advocate Washington, D.C.
When Dr. John Fryer and Dr. Huda Zoghbi prescribed mild exercise for mice with a neurodegenerative disorder called spinocerebellar ataxia 1 (SCA1), they did not know what to expect.
Many roads can lead to the same place, often crossing over one another and sometimes passing the same landmarks.
The protein MeCP2 is porridge to the finicky neuron.
An IRSF funded study published today in the journal Science has shown that the childhood disorder Rett syndrome, can be reestablished in adult animals by "switching off" a critical disease causing gene in healthy adult animals.
The brain works because 100 billion of its special nerve cells called neurons regulate trillions of connections that carry and process information.
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