Making Rett History

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Reverse Rett is a UK medical research charity working to speed treatments and a cure for Rett Syndrome. Rett Syndrome has already been reversed in the lab. We work to drive these promising lab developments into tangible treatments and a cure for people living with Rett Syndrome today. You can help.

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Mail online: Parents who spent three years trying for a baby will likely outlive their son, one

A couple who spent more than three years trying for a baby will likely outlive their one-year-old son because he was born with a rare, life-shortening genetic disorder....

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The 9th Reverse Rett London Gala

The 9th Annual Reverse Rett London Gala is taking place on 9th November 2018

This year's elegant...

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The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018 will begin on Tuesday 27th November.

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Update on Cannabinoids from Dr Ram Kumar

Dr Ram Kumar at a recent meeting of the Rett Disorders Working Group

Following the heart-breaking...

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Federico Fiori: computer scientist and Rett researcher


It's not just doctors and clinical scientists who are leading the fight to bring treatments and...

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Affecting 1 in 10,000 girls, #RettSyndrome is the leading cause of profound disability amongst females. It is not h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Reverse Rett14/11/2018

@thebiggive is coming! Only 14 days to go but still time to save up a bit more small change & help to make a big di… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Reverse Rett14/11/2018

We're super excited that this year's #ChangeisPossible #VirtualRun raised over £8k, with participants in the UK, Br… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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