Monthly Archives: March 2017

Let’s Break it Down-3 (Tipping the Scales)

So, here we go. I struggled with this section because of the graphs and numbers. There may be many of you who go…”What’s the big deal, so easy to understand!” Me, to say I’m good at math would be stretch … Continue reading

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Let’s Break it Down-2

So, the last post gave a rundown on the summary, now we’ll get into the nitty gritty! Let’s break down the next section: *disclaimer: these are my thoughts only, unless otherwise noted. The Phase 2 trial was conducted at 12 … Continue reading

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Let’s Break it Down-1

  So, the Rett Community has had a couple of days to digest the BIG news-Trofinetide showed clinically significant improvement in the Pediatric Trial. Then we read the announcement, full of graphs and numbers and a lot of us went… … Continue reading

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…And Slam Dunk Pulls Ahead of the Pack to Win by a Mile!!!

It wasn’t even a photo finish! Neuren’s trial was a double-blind, randomized, placebo controlled study that tested three doses of trofinetide compared with placebo in 82 subjects.  The highest dose of trofinetide achieved statistically significant clinical benefit compared with placebo … Continue reading

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T-?Minutes: Musing 3-Down to the Wire

Well, we’re down to the wire now. This race of results is coming to an end. What a wild ride the last few days have been for the Rett community. Time to stand up and peer down the final stretch. … Continue reading

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T-?Hours: Musing 2-The Stuff of Dreams

So, the results didn’t come out today. Bummer, that. Well, then, it’s just another sleep and a wakeup give or take. So we all get to sleep on it. I’m not worried about tomorrow; I’m certain that, no matter what … Continue reading

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T- ?hours:Musing 1- Hands are Clasped

Hand clasping is the signature sign of Rett Syndrome. It prevents most girls from using their hands. Katie is very, very fortunate to have pretty good hand use, incredible hand use if you take Rett syndrome into consideration. This morning … Continue reading

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