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Rockefeller University: Potential new treatment for Fragile X targets one gene to affect many

Above: Mouse brains with Fragile X Syndrome (lower) lose the ability to regulate proteins like Brd4 (green). Photo from The Rockefeller University. A new publication in the journal Cell describes efforts by two groups at Rockefeller University to understand effects of absence of FMRP on a group of the ~1000 mRNA targets that encode proteins that