Huda Zoghbi & Adrian Bird Honored

shaw31 May 2016 Today it was announced in Hong Kong that 2106 Shaw Prize in Life Sciences and Medicine will be shared by Professors Huda Zoghbi and Adrian Bird:

for their discovery of the genes and the encoded proteins that recognize one chemical modification of the DNA of chromosomes that influences gene control as the basis of the developmental disorder Rett syndrome.

We are extremely fortunate to have these outstanding researchers working on MECP2 related disorders. The Shaw prize is the latest in a long list of honors recognizing their contributions to the field.

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