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  • Posted In research

    Dr. Sakkubai Naidu has initiated a Placebo controlled drug trial of Dextromethorphan(DM) in children with Rett syndrome. It has been shown that a brain chemical glutamate and its receptor (NMDA) are markedly increased in the brain of young Rett patients. This increase has a neurotoxic effect that may be responsible for causing seizures, behavior problems […]

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  • Posted In Thank you

    We wanted to stop and thank Mrs. Carole Benjamin for her role for our girls for many years. For over eight years Carole has been the driving force in our region when it came to raising awareness, supporting families, and raising money for Rett! Carole stepped down on RMRA’s board at the end of the […]

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