Rett Syndrome

Progress in Understanding "Model" Syndromes May Lead to Breakthroughs in Understanding Autism

Eight months ago researchers in Scotland found that they could reverse the debilitating defects and certain death in mice carrying the Rett syndrome gene, well after the mice had regressed into the most ... More...

Potential Reversal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

2007 saw the publication of several studies that documented successful t... More...

Autism Speaks Launches National University Program

NEW YORK, NY (October 9, 2008) – Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, today announced the launch of Autism SpeaksU, an initiative of Autism Speaks focused on engaging the young philanthropists of the world an... More...

Autism Speaks Announces New International Research Collaboration

NEW YORK, NY (September 25, 2008) – Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, today announced a new international collaboration to study Rett Syndrome. In partnership with the UK's Medical Research Council (MR... More...

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