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While there is no "cure" for Down syndrome, we strive to develop therapies that will help people with this condition live longer, independent lives.

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Groundbreaking study on Down Syndrome and Alzheimer's

Down syndrome biomarker initiative will shed light on brain aging in DS.
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NIH Launches DS Registry    

At long last there's a way to share your information about people with Down syndrome with researchers. Find out more.

Why Support Research?

Check out this parent's view of the link between Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease, and why support for research is critical. Read more.

Groundbreaking Clinical Studies

From brain aging to the benefits of yoga to improving cognition, find out about our studies in adults with Down syndrome. Read more.

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Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers Visits Lab 

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Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Eastern Washington and her husband Brian spent a morning with our research team recently to learn more about cognition research in Down syndrome.

Ms. Rodgers has a young son with Down syndrome and she joins our quest to improve quality of life not only for Cole but for all people with DS.

Find out more about the legislative agenda for Down syndrome.

Contact Us 

Down Syndrome Center for Research and Treatment
UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive #0649    
La Jolla, California 92093-0649
(619) 534-1057

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