Navigation Links
IRSF Receives 1 Million Dollar Matching Gift
Date:10/27/2009

hand use, occurrence of repetitive hand movements, abnormal walking, abnormal breathing, and slowing in the rate of head growth. Current treatment for girls with RTT includes physical and occupational therapy, speech therapy, and medication for seizures. No cure for Rett syndrome is known. In 2008, researchers heralded a major breakthrough by reversing RTT symptoms in mouse models. Rett syndrome is recognized as the "Rosetta Stone" of other neurological disorders, with genetic links to other disorders like autism and schizophrenia.

About International Rett Syndrome Foundation

IRSF, having funded more than $20 million in direct research grants to date, is the world's leading private funder of basic, translational and clinical Rett syndrome research. IRSF is the most comprehensive non-profit organization dedicated to providing thorough and accurate information about Rett syndrome, offering informational and emotional family support, and stimulating research aimed at accelerating treatments and a cure for Rett syndrome and related disorders. To learn more about IRSF and Rett syndrome, visit www.rettsyndrome.org or call IRSF at 1-800-818-RETT.

SOURCE International Rett Syndrome Foundation


'/>"/>
SOURCE International Rett Syndrome Foundation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Mayo Clinic physician receives first PASSOR Legacy Award
2. SRI International Researcher Receives International Speech Communication Association (ISCA) Fellow Award
3. Legendary TV Producer Norman Lear Receives AARPs Highest Honor
4. Bolton School of Nursing at CWRU receives $3.7 million in federal stimulus funding
5. Karmanos Cancer Institute Receives $3 Million Grant from The Herrick Foundation to Launch Challenge Initiative for Cancer Research
6. LIVESTRONG(R) Receives $211,306 Donation from Eagle Golf
7. Quotient Biodiagnostics Receives U.S. Food & Drug Administration Clearance to Enter U.S. Transfusion Diagnostics Market
8. NHS Human Services Receives Award from Health Ethics Trust
9. Case Western Reserve University receives $20.5 million
10. Costa Atlantica Receives a Perfect Score for Vessel Sanitation
11. Malena Brunner of American Prosthetics & Orthotics Receives Orthotics Certification
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/3/2015)... panel of independent experts has spent weeks considering the ... awards presented tonight at TU-Automotive Detroit 2015. , Naturally, ... can now be revealed as: , Car Maker of ... aside by taking the coveted Car Maker of the ... of expert judges., Stand out comments included: , ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... PA (PRWEB) June 03, 2015 Sitting ... can cause discomfort in the back, neck, shoulders and/or ... other musculoskeletal injuries. In addition, recent research links sitting ... number of chronic diseases. Fortunately, three inventors from Oakville, ... sit at a desk. , They have developed a ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2015 Acne is ... (“bacne”) can be particularly stubborn to eliminate and hard to ... most common in teens and young adults, in the years ... produce sebum, or oil,” says Jayme Bashian, director and lead ... characteristic pimples, blackheads and cysts of acne are caused by ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... These are challenging and unpredictable times for ... of digital-first business are rewriting the rules for business ... need for traditional businesses to take on a more ... their services. On top of this there is ... start-ups, to bring new innovation and approaches to business. ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... 2015 “ Scanalytics ” was featured ... which features the latest and coolest technology products available ... host of NewsWatch, conducted the review and shared with ... traffic in retail stores. , Tracking statistics in business ... it comes to retail this goes a step beyond ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:TU-Automotive Awards 2015 winners revealed 2Health News:TU-Automotive Awards 2015 winners revealed 3Health News:Adjustable Height Tabletop Unit Invented by Three InventHelp® Clients (TOR-9278) 2Health News:Back Acne: Tips for Clearer Summer Skin 2Health News:Back Acne: Tips for Clearer Summer Skin 3Health News:Chief Digital Officer of Travelex joins Bayer, Abellio and Just Eat at The Open Mobile Summit London 2Health News:Technology to Analyze Foot Traffic in Retail Stores was featured on NewsWatch Television 2
... March 18 Askesis Development Group, Inc., a ... addictions treatment, and social services markets, is pleased ... and enhanced features are focused on creating a ... a comprehensive electronic medical record (EMR), and streamlined ...
... of certain cytokines spiked during disease stage , , WEDNESDAY, ... recently had the rare opportunity to follow the West ... in a 29-year-old lab worker who had accidentally jabbed ... researchers followed the trajectory of cytokines, a type of ...
... Institute of Technology are opening a new center that ... resonance imaging scanner to further study into the mysteries ... Advanced Brain Imaging, a joint venture of Georgia State ... topics from autism and learning disabilities, to applied physiology, ...
... disease recurrence, death nearly twice that of normal-weight patients ... cancer patients are more likely than non-obese patients to ... say U.S. researchers. , "We identified a subset ... at 12-fold increased risk of lymph node metastasis compared ...
... CEO until Executive Search for Replacement is CompletedPlanned ... 2009 at 4:15 PM ET LIVINGSTON, N.J., ... Board: MLSS), the recognized leader in advanced injection ... the Board, will temporarily assume the post of ...
... 18 The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) ... position of AANP Chief Executive Officer, effective March 20, ... FAANP, who will retire after 13 years as CEO ... will continue in her role as Executive Director of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Askesis Development Group, Inc. Launches New Behavioral Health Software for Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Practice Management 2Health News:Course of West Nile Infection Charted 2Health News:Course of West Nile Infection Charted 3Health News:Georgia State/Georgia Tech Center for Advanced Brain Imaging to expand brain, mind research 2Health News:Obesity Tied to Poor Pancreatic Cancer Surgery Outcomes 2Health News:Milestone Scientific Announces Resignation of CEO 2Health News:Milestone Scientific Announces Resignation of CEO 3Health News:American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Announces New Chief Executive Officer 2
(Date:6/3/2015)... 3, 2015  Essential Medical, Inc., a privately held ... invited to speak at the 2015 Jefferies Global Healthcare ... on June 4th.  The company will ... a review of first in human results on both ... closes femoral arterial punctures made during cardiac catheterization procedures ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... 02, 2015 Research and Markets  ( ... "Global Neurodegenerative Diseases Market 2015-2019" report ... diseases market to grow at a CAGR of ... report covers the present scenario and the growth ... the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... , June 3, 2015  The U.S. pet ... brick-and-mortar retailers and online retailers have entered the ... that still remains the industry,s most important channel—veterinary ... will rebound from its slow showing as recently ... this pace, the market will grow from its ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Essential Medical Inc. Announces Participation in 2015 Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference - NYC 2Global Neurodegenerative Diseases Market 2015-2019 - Reformulation of Marketed Drugs 2U.S. Pet Medications Market to Reach $10 Billion by 2018, Remains Hotbed for Intense Competition, finds Reports by Packaged Facts and the FTC 2U.S. Pet Medications Market to Reach $10 Billion by 2018, Remains Hotbed for Intense Competition, finds Reports by Packaged Facts and the FTC 3
Spectra 3000RS & Spectra 3000RSP are very precise instruments. They have a metal base structure, durable parts for long life use, and they are very easy to use and maintain....
... Series Spectrophotometer is truly ... UV-VIS instrumentation. The latest ... into a radically new ... and performance unprecedented in ...
... the user to quickly and accurately count bacteria ... counting or manual counting. An optional 1.5X auxiliary ... to 3.0X. The adjustable focusing rod allows the ... The lens also rotates a full 360 for ...
The Accucount 2000 is designed to automatically count microscopic objects in a field displaying totals on a highly visible digital readout....
Medicine Products: