A new study reports yet another significant role for the MeCP2 protein. Recent research suggests that the MeCP2 can play a role in treating Parkinson disease. Although this research has no direct application to MECP2 Duplication Syndrome, it creates yet another reason for researchers to explore the MECP2 gene and protein.
About this BlogThis blog is intended for families, researchers, and professionals interested in better lives for children and adults with MECP2 Duplication Syndrome. Pam Albert's MECP2 Duplication Syndrome Website provides a great deal of useful information for families and profiles of many of the current children and adults diagnosed with this condition. Facebook users who are members of families if individuals with MECP2 Duplication syndrome may wish to join the Facebook MECP2 Duplication Syndrome Family Talk Group for discussions of family matters.
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