LuMind RDS Launches a Down Syndrome Clinical Trial Consortium Planning Effort

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The initial focus will be on Alzheimer’s disease in adults with Down syndrome. Marlborough, MA – December 28, 2017 – LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation announced today that it has funded a grant to support the planning effort required to establish a Down Syndrome Clinical Trial Consortium, focused initially on advancing Alzheimer’s therapies for individuals with …

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New Lumind CEO Focuses on Research as a Key to Independence: Part I of III

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His Fate, His Mission: Hampus Hillerstrom never thought that his strong connection to Alzheimer’s research would lead him to his new position as LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) CEO and President. He is a co-founder of Proclara Bioscience, a biotechnology company focused on finding treatments for Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases. A few …

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New Lumind RDS CEO Focuses on Research as a Key to Independence: Part II of III

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  His motivation, His reasons   In 2014, Hampus Hillerstrom joined the board of directors of LuMind RDS, and found a home among other like-mind supporters of research.After joining, his second son, Sebastian, was born in 2015, without Down syndrome (Ds). During the next three years, while he was on the board, Hampus became keenly …

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Hampus Hillerstrom, New LuMind RDS President and CEO Has Strong Connections to Down Syndrome Research

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Hampus Hillerstrom
Hampus brings for-profit drug development expertise, science understanding and a personal passion to lead the organization’s expansion Marlborough, MA – [September 7, 2017] – LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) announced today that Hampus Hillerstrom, the Board Vice Chair, has been appointed the organization’s next President and Chief Executive Officer. Hillerstrom joins LuMind from the …

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LuMind RDS Responds to Incomplete Picture Portrayed in CBS News Iceland Documentary and Raises Awareness of Ongoing Down Syndrome Research

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Official Statement Marly Chevrette, Communications Manager 603-828-8857 | mchevrette@lumindrds.org   Marlborough, MA – August 18, 2017 – LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) joins other Down syndrome organizations in responding to the incomplete picture of the life and opportunities of people with Down syndrome portrayed in the CBS News documentary that was streamed on August …

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