Studies of the Fragile X Knock-Out Mouse: Improving Memory Reversal Testing and Treatment with AMPAkines

W Ted Brown, MD, PhD

W. Ted Brown, MD, PhD — IBR, NY

FRAXA Awards:

$37,000 in 1998

$25,000 in 1997

 

To develop an improved test to show learning deficits in the FMR1 knock-out mouse model of fragile X, and then

W. Ted Brown, MD, PhD of IBR, NY - image of brain

to test the effects of experimental drugs (Ampakines) that may be effective in treating these deficits.

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