Rett-Syndrome-Information-Page

Rett Syndrome Information Page


What research is being done?

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and other institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conduct research related to Rett syndrome in laboratories at the NIH, and also support additional Rett syndrome research through grants to major medical institutions across the country.  The discovery of the Rett syndrome gene in 1999 provides a basis for further genetic studies.  Understanding the cause of this disorder is necessary for developing new therapies to manage specific symptoms, as well as for providing better methods of diagnosis.

Information from the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus
Rett Syndrome

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What research is being done?

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and other institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conduct research related to Rett syndrome in laboratories at the NIH, and also support additional Rett syndrome research through grants to major medical institutions across the country.  The discovery of the Rett syndrome gene in 1999 provides a basis for further genetic studies.  Understanding the cause of this disorder is necessary for developing new therapies to manage specific symptoms, as well as for providing better methods of diagnosis.

Information from the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus
Rett Syndrome

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and other institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conduct research related to Rett syndrome in laboratories at the NIH, and also support additional Rett syndrome research through grants to major medical institutions across the country.  The discovery of the Rett syndrome gene in 1999 provides a basis for further genetic studies.  Understanding the cause of this disorder is necessary for developing new therapies to manage specific symptoms, as well as for providing better methods of diagnosis.

Information from the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus
Rett Syndrome


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