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Rett Syndrome

Dr. Zoghbi introduces the topic of Rett syndrome by showing how development usually progresses in a young girl. She then shows an excerpt from Silent Angels, introduced by Julia Roberts, which shows how Rett syndrome affects development.

Curriculum Connections:

AP Biology (2012–13)
2.E.1.b, 3.A.1.a,c,d, 3.B.1.c,d, 3.C.1.a, 4.B.1a

IB Biology (2009)
3.5.5, 4.1.4, 10.1.1

NGSS (April 2013)
HS-LS1-1 (LS1.A), HS-LS1-2 (LS1.A), HS-LS3-1 (LS3.A)

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