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Bill Mobley and Pavel Belichenko

Recent tools and technologies are helping us learn more and more about the brain and what happens when it functions well, and when it doesn't.

Our Research Focus

We focus on two main areas of research

  1. biology of brain circuit formation during development
  2. causes of Alzheimer's disease in people with Down syndrome

More about our basic research

Clinical Trials

The information we gain from this research is leading to clinical trials of adults with Down syndrome. Some of these are conducted at our Adult Down Syndrome Clinic, including a trial to improve cognition for people with Down syndrome ages 18-30.

More about our Clinical Research

Funding Sources

We are grateful to these organizations and agencies for their vital support.