GGC's Kaufmann Editor of New Book on Rett Syndrome
Dr. Walter Kaufmann,
Director of the Center for Translational Research and Ravenel Boykin Curry Chair in Genetic Therapeutics at the Greenwood Genetic Center, has edited
a new book on Rett syndrome. The book, Rett Syndrome, is part of the Clinics in Developmental Medicine Series from MacKeith press.
This volume is aimed at both clinicians and researchers and presents a comprehensive overview of a wide range of clinical issues in Rett syndrome. Dr.
Kaufmann discusses the book in the video interview below.
Friends of the Greenwood Genetic Center are offered a 20% discount on this volume when purchased from the publisher at www.mackeith.co.uk/shop/rett-syndrome/ by January 1, 2018 using code rettkauf20.
When our daughter Lucy had a metabolic crisis at 7 days old, we were shocked and devastated to find out that she was born with a rare genetic disorder
(MSUD). Her newborn screening results did not make it back in time to prevent the crisis, and no one at our local hospital was familiar with the disease.
They did not know how to treat her.
Calls were made to Greenwood Genetic Center to confirm her diagnosis...