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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FUNDING FUTURES CHICAGO EXPANDS TO NEW YORK CITY THIS FALL

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City Winery in New York is the 2018 venue for this signature fundraiser benefiting Down syndrome research.   Marlborough, MA -(April 12, 2018)- This past January, the sixth annual Funding Futures Chicago (FFC) event raised over $145,000 for LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) to fund Down syndrome research. Funding Futures began in 2012 when a group …

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Increased Commitment to Down Syndrome Research Included in 2018 Omnibus Spending Bill

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New trans-NIH Down Syndrome Initiative aims for scientific discoveries to improve the health and neurodevelopment of individuals with Down syndrome LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) joins other Down syndrome organizations in applauding Congress on including a major milestone for Down syndrome research as part of the final Fiscal Year 2018 Omnibus Appropriations legislation, …

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