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Impairment of the macroautophagy: a possible hallmark of the Rett syndrome


The Rett syndrome (RTT) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects 1 out of 10,000 girls. They present a neurodevelopment disruption affecting language, cognition and motor function.  The RTT is caused, in the 90 – 95% of the cases, by mutations of MECP2, a gene that controls the transcription of other genes. A team of scientists […]

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