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Taysha Begins Recruitment for Gene Therapy Trial

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Next Huge Milestone for Rett The last 12 months have been an unprecedented time for Rett syndrome. In December 2021, Acadia Pharmaceuticals reported that the first (and only) Phase 3 clinical trial in Rett syndrome had positive results. As hopefully many of you know, Acadia submitted a New Drug Application to the FDA for approval … Read More

Your Voice Matters to the FDA & Pharmaceutical Industry

Thursday, October 13, 2022

By Dr. Dominique Pichard, IRSF CSO – The patient voice has increasingly become a focus for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the drug development process. Thanks to years of advocacy from patients and caregivers, the FDA has developed mechanisms to hear the patient voice and has encouraged pharmaceutical companies to increasingly include the … Read More

The 2022 Rett Gazette is Here!

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Coming to your mailbox this October – our 2022 Rett Gazette is here! Find out how we are continuing to accelerate vital, innovative research while helping families thrive, no matter where they are on their Rett Journey. This year’s issue highlights how a world without Rett syndrome requires a powerful synergy between families and research, … Read More

FDA Grants Trofinetide Priority Review

Monday, September 12, 2022

ACADIA has shared the exciting news that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reviewed the documents received as part of the New Drug Application (NDA) for trofinetide, and they have determined that the application is complete and can be filed. They also determined that trofinetide qualifies for Priority Review. The Prescription Drug User … Read More

In-Person Strollathons Are Back!

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

In September IRSF returns with our in-person Strollathons! These nationwide fundraisers bring together local communities to go ALL IN for treatments and a cure for Rett syndrome. Since 2004, these family-friendly events powered by dedicated volunteers, sponsors, donors, and Rett families have raised more than $15M to advance IRSF’s mission to empower families and accelerate … Read More