rett syndrome

Scientist finds a way to help families cope with a rare neurological disorder

July 13, 2017

Giuseppe Valacchi, PhD, a scientist with the N.C. State Plants for Human Health Institute, has found that dietary interventions alleviate many symptoms of a rare genetic disorder called Rett Syndrome. Giuseppe Valacchi, PhD, arrived in Kannapolis, North Carolina from Ferrara, Italy in the summer of 2016. As the newest Associate Professor with the N.C. State […]

4-hydroxynonenal protein adducts: Key mediator in Rett syndrome oxinflammation

January 12, 2017

Giuseppe Valacchi, Alessandra Pecorelli, Carlo Cervellati, Joussef Hayek. 4-hydroxynonenal protein adducts: Key mediator in Rett syndrome oxinflammation. Free Radical Biology and Medicine (2017). Author Affiliations a. Plants for Human Health Institute, Department of Animal Sciences, NC State University, NC Research Campus, 600 Laureate Way, Kannapolis, NC 28081, USA b. Department of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, […]