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How Norepinephrine Neurons Contribute to Rett Syndrome

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Science Translational Medicine  07 Oct 2009:
Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 1ec1
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3000434

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Summary

Abnormally small, hyperexitable neurons in mice with Rett syndrome have reduced amounts of neurotransmitter, explaining some of the characteristics of the disorder.