2 June 2009 – Leesburg, VA, USA The International Rett Syndrome Foundation gave its top award, The Circle of Angels Research Award, to Dr. Huda Zoghbi, Professor in the Departments of Molecular and human Genetics, Pediatrics, Neurology and Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine for her pioneering work on the MeCP2 gene. Congratulations to Dr. Zoghbi on this well earned award.
Dr. Huda Zoghbi receives Circle of Angels Research Award from The International Rett Syndrome Foundation
Dr. Zoghbi and her colleagues at Baylor College of Medicine have made major advances in the scientific understanding of MeCP2 Duplication Syndrome. For a description of some of her research at the Howard Hughes Medical institute, see her Research Investigator Abstract or her Faculty web page from Baylor Medical College.