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Clinical Trials

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

IRSF Expands Center of Excellence Network

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

The International Rett Syndrome Foundation is expanding our community’s access to best-in-class care by adding four Rett syndrome clinics to our Center of Excellence network. This expansion helps to fulfill IRSF’s commitment that all families living with Rett syndrome in the U.S. have ready access to a Rett syndrome expert. “When we see care deserts, … Read More

Acadia Community Update on Trofinetide

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

July 18, 2022 Dear Rett Community, Acadia is pleased to announce the submission of a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for trofinetide for the treatment of Rett syndrome in adults and pediatric patients 2 years of age and older. The full text of the Acadia press release can … Read More

Clinical Trial Committee

IRSF Launches Clinical Trial Committee to Support the Development of Rett Syndrome Treatments

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

The Clinical Trial Committee includes 14 leading U.S. Rett syndrome specialists CINCINNATI – (May 31, 2022) – The International Rett Syndrome Foundation (IRSF) announced today that its Clinical Trial Committee (CTC) has launched, having completed its first protocol review, and is available as a resource to drug developers and pharmaceutical companies planning clinical trials to … Read More

Taysha Rett Syndrome Community Update

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

From IRSF: 2022 is a big year for Rett syndrome: the return of an in-person Family Summit, a successful EL-PFDD meeting to share the voice of the community with the FDA, ACADIA will submit a new drug application to the FDA to request approval of trofinetide as the first medication specifically targeting Rett syndrome, and … Read More