If you care about Rett Syndrome then you undoubtedly know about Adrian Bird. He discovered the Rett gene, MECP2, and he made the first animal model of the disease. And if that wasn’t enough his reversal experiments suggested to the world that Rett may be curable.
"There is hope now as there has never been before."
—Sir Adrian Bird
Listen to the podcast from The Naked Scientist as Prof. Bird discusses his research and his hopes for a cure.