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Chromatin alterations in Rett syndrome  

Rett syndrome is a neurological disease of early childhood. It is associated with deleterious mutations of the gene encoding methyI-CpG-binding protein 2 (MECP2) but it remains unclear how MECP2-deficiency results in neuronal disease.


Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $271,798.00
Project Number R01HD048489-04
Principal Investigator Akbarian, Schahram
Strategic Plan Question Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening? (Biology)
Strategic Plan Objective 2O. Not specific to Question 2 objectives
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution University of Massachusetts Medical School
State/Country Massachusetts
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History/Related Projects Chromatin alterations in Rett syndrome | $271,798.00 | 2009 | 5R01HD048489-05