Rockin’ Mom chooses Phoenix, AZ for its third annual Rockin’ It 5K to support families and individuals with Down syndrome

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LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation™ and Down Syndrome Diagnosis Center™ join forces to raise awareness and funds PHOENIX – (August 14, 2018) – One of the largest retreats for mothers of children with Down syndrome – Rockin’ Mom Retreat – is coming to the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona September …

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  McCordsville mom’s cornhole tournament benefits Down syndrome research

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Mari Kennedy Son
   McCordsville mom’s cornhole tournament benefits Down syndrome research INDIANAPOLIS (July 31, 2018) – McCordsville, Indiana mother and Down syndrome advocate, Mari Kennedy, is helping accelerate breakthroughs in Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s disease research for her son, Ryan, with a few bags of corn. “I learned a few years ago that Down syndrome research received …

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Published results on the Roche Clinical Trials for CLEMATIS expected in the first half of 2019

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Official LuMind RDS Announcement Many of you have asked LuMind RDS about the publishing of the results of the Hoffman-La Roche (Roche) trials that took place from 2011 to 2016 with their GABA-A targeting molecule basmisanil (RG1662) tested for improving cognition in people with Down syndrome. As you may know, Roche first conducted a small 35-person Phase …

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New Trans-NIH INCLUDE Project for Down Syndrome will provide up to $261M Over 5 Years For Targeted Research, Deeper Understanding and Clinical Trials Support

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MARLBOROUGH, MA. (June 22, 2018) — On Friday, June 21, The National Institute of Health (NIH) unveiled the details of the new trans-NIH initiative devoted to individuals with Down syndrome: the INCLUDE Project (INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE). INCLUDE will focus on improving the health and well-being and learn …

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Historic ~65% increase for NIH Down syndrome research

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Marlborough MA, May 27, 2017 — On Thursday this week, Congress’ House Labor and Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Tom Cole’s (R-OK) announced a historic and major increase to Down syndrome research funding at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) from $35 million in FY2017 to ~$58 million in FY2018. We are deeply …

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