A new drug shows preclinical efficacy in Rett syndrome

Rett Syndrome is the second most frequent cause of intellectual disability in women, only after Down Syndrome. The main genetic cause of Rett Syndrome is the appearance of mutations in the embryo affecting the MECP2 gene, a regulator of the expression of other genes in the genome.

Read more: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/05/180514122503.htm

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