Professors Bird and Zoghbi win the Shaw Prize

Many congratulations to Professors Adrian Bird and Huda Zoghbi on jointly winning the Shaw Prize for their amazing and ultimately life-changing work for people with Rett Syndrome.

As families of people affected with Rett, we are so lucky to have internationally renowned, elite scientists working towards our solution. The journey is not yet over! Please join us in congratulating these brilliant people for their work on which so much hope hangs, every day.

'It is an honour and an unexpected surprise to share this prestigious award with Professor Zoghbi. We and others have been on a long journey to try and understand and eventually cure Rett syndrome. The journey is not yet over...' - Adrian Bird

Read all about this fantastic achievement here