Down Syndrome News and Research

Latest Down Syndrome News and Research

Study: Prenatal screening in Europe has reduced the number of babies born with Down syndrome

Study: Prenatal screening in Europe has reduced the number of babies born with Down syndrome

High error rates found in human egg cells

High error rates found in human egg cells

New study finds link between gestational age and ADHD in children with Down syndrome

New study finds link between gestational age and ADHD in children with Down syndrome

Experimental drug can reverse age-related memory decline in mice

Experimental drug can reverse age-related memory decline in mice

Study outlines a new role for pregnancy-associated plasma protein A in gestational diabetes

Study outlines a new role for pregnancy-associated plasma protein A in gestational diabetes

Research can bring new possibilities for earlier diagnosis, preventive treatment of dementia

Research can bring new possibilities for earlier diagnosis, preventive treatment of dementia

AI can help recognize individuals with congenital adrenal hyperplasia based on facial images

AI can help recognize individuals with congenital adrenal hyperplasia based on facial images

NIH awards grant totaling $19.5M for Down syndrome research project

NIH awards grant totaling $19.5M for Down syndrome research project

Happiness neurotransmitter serotonin plays role in evolutionary expansion of the neocortex

Happiness neurotransmitter serotonin plays role in evolutionary expansion of the neocortex

$109 million NIH grant awarded to expand Alzheimer's disease and Down syndrome research

$109 million NIH grant awarded to expand Alzheimer's disease and Down syndrome research

Excess genetic exchanges impede the segregation of chromosomes into eggs

Excess genetic exchanges impede the segregation of chromosomes into eggs

Study underscores value of Mass General’s online health tool about Down syndrome

Study underscores value of Mass General’s online health tool about Down syndrome

Fly brain structure governed by lineage-dependent repulsion mechanism between neurons

Fly brain structure governed by lineage-dependent repulsion mechanism between neurons

Specific gene impairment may also protect people with Down syndrome

Specific gene impairment may also protect people with Down syndrome

HIIT helps achieve critical health outcomes for individuals with Down syndrome

HIIT helps achieve critical health outcomes for individuals with Down syndrome

Newly discovered chemical compound shows potential to become treatment for brain disorders

Newly discovered chemical compound shows potential to become treatment for brain disorders

UMSOM researchers identify how certain gene mutations cause ALS

UMSOM researchers identify how certain gene mutations cause ALS

NIH-funded researchers to assess drugs prescribed to treat COVID-19 in children

NIH-funded researchers to assess drugs prescribed to treat COVID-19 in children

New studies provide insights into DNA crossovers in egg and sperm cells

New studies provide insights into DNA crossovers in egg and sperm cells

How COVID-19 affects people with Down Syndrome

How COVID-19 affects people with Down Syndrome