While there is no "cure" for Down syndrome, we strive to develop therapies that will help people with this condition live longer, more independent lives.
Drs. Rafii and Mobley are featured in this story on National Public Radio about our research on Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease. Hear or read it now.
One of our foremost researchers who devoted his career to helping people with Down syndrome and autism, Pavel Belichenko, died suddenly on August 9. We will miss his warmth, wit and wisdom. See a tribute to Pavel.
Cure Alzheimer's Fund features a profile on our Executive Director, Dr. William Mobley, and sheds light on the connection between DS and AD.
Down syndrome biomarker initiative will shed light on brain aging in DS.
Find out about all of our active studies in adults with Down syndrome.
At long last there's a way to share your information about people with Down syndrome with researchers. Find out more.
Clinical Director Michael Rafii, MD, discusses Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease with Executive Director William Mobley, MD, PhD. as part of our UCTV Brain Channel series on Alzheimer's disease.
Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Eastern Washington and her husband Brian spent a morning with our research team to learn more about cognition research in Down syndrome.
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