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Precision medicine developed to protect against intellectual disability during neurodevelopment.

Scientists from the The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have produced an approach that protects animal models against a type of genetic disruption that causes intellectual disability, including serious memory impairments and altered anxiety levels.  The findings focus on treating the effects of mutations to a gene known as Syngap1.  The team hope that these studies will eventually lead to a

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