RSRT announce 2015 research awards

‘Families who have helped to fund this research have a lot to be proud of!’  Randall Carpenter, Chief Scientific Officer at RSRT.

RSRT has announced their 2015 research awards today. Not only has the amount of funding committed to research projects...

MECP2 Duplication Syndrome is reversible

In 2007 Adrian Bird rocked the Rett world with the unexpected news that Rett symptoms in mice were dramatically reversible.

With the advent of a mouse model for the MECP2 Duplication Syndrome a big question loomed – would the duplication disorder...

Research made easy: Sarizotan

What is Sarizotan and how might it help people with Rett Syndrome?

Sarizotan is a drug which has been shown to significantly improve some aspects of the breathing problem in Rett mice.

The drug is now in development by a pharmaceutical company...

Research made easy: About PTP1B

By Rachael Bloom Stevenson

What is PTPB1?

PTP1B is an enzyme which can reduce signalling of two important hormones in the human body, insulin and leptin.

Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that allows your body to use sugar (glucose) from...

Latest update from King’s College London

Pictured above, Dr Paramala Santosh, leading the clinical research team at King's College London and research assistant, Federico Fiori, with Rachael Bloom, Executive Director & John Sharpe, Chairman of Reverse Rett

Last year, Reverse Rett provided...

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