Rett Syndrome

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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.

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Curriculum Connections:

AP Biology (2012-2013)
2.E.1.b, 3.A.1.a, 3.A.1.c, 3.A.1.d, 3.B.1.c, 3.B.1.d, 3.C.1.a, 4.B.1a
IB Biology (2016)
2.1, 3.1, 3.5, 5.2, 7.2, A.1
NGSS (2013) LS
HS-LS1-1 (LS1.A), HS-LS1-2 (LS1.A), HS-LS3-1 (LS3.A)

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