Funding for this research was provided by:
Associazione Italiana Rett Onlus
Received: 29 May 2020
Accepted: 27 August 2020
First Online: 28 September 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Mice. Animals were treated according to the institutional guidelines, in compliance with the European Community Council Directive 2010/63/UE for care and use of experimental animals. Authorization for animal experimentation was obtained from the Italian Ministry of Health (Nr. 124/2018-PR, with integration Nr. 2849TON17 for whiskers clipping), in compliance with the Italian law D. Lgs.116/92 and the L. 96/2013, art. 13.Patients. Informed consent to participate in the study was obtained by the parents/caregivers. Ethical approval was waived by the local Ethics Committee of Azienda Sanitaria of Siena in view of the retrospective nature of the study, and all the procedures being performed were part of the routine care. The retrospective investigation was conducted according to the Ethics Guidelines of the institute and the recommendations of the declaration of Helsinki and the Italian DL-No.675/31-12-1996.
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: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.