Rett Syndrome Awareness Month on October, 2017: Why are diseases that are found to be curablereversible in mice?
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Partly because treatments which work on mice models do not always work on humans, since we are obviously not the same animals. Also, there is a big problem with getting clearance to use a treatment on humans. It has to pass so many types of rules and regulations, and then it can be used in clinical trials. Then there has to be placebo groups studied and so on and so on. Then it has to go through more rules and regulations. Salk said that if he were to submit his vaccine to the powers that be today, the cure would still be tied up in paperwork and obstacles.
thinking about starting a fundraiser?
There is an International Rett Syndrome Organization, so I would start there first to see if they already have something in your area. If they don't, you could contact them to see what you would need to do to get a fundraiser started.
Thinking about starting a fundraiser?
I would start with finding sponsors, and then work on getting a small committee together to help you. More heads are better than one!