LuMind RDS was “Livin’ the Dream” with Family at 2017 NDSC in Sacramento

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#2017NDSC — Best. Family. Reunion. Ever. We randomly asked people at the Annual National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) Convention “What draws you and thousands of other people from across the globe to this gathering?” and the top answer was “It’s the best and biggest family reunion!” Whether you are new or a familiar face year after year, you’re …

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LuMind RDS Awards $1.64 Million to Fund Ten Ground-breaking Down Syndrome Research Projects at Top Institutions

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New Awards Broaden Funding to New Academic Research Partners Marlborough, MA – July 17, 2017 – LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) awards $1,639,000 through 2018 to fund ten Down syndrome research projects in world-renowned Down syndrome research centers and to further develop a research pipeline in Four Scientific Research Categories: 1) Prevent Alzheimer …

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Your Voice Matters! Raise It To Protect NIH Funding.

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down syndrome research
URGENT: Down syndrome research funding is under potential threat. We need your help. Today we are joining our national and international colleagues to urge Congress to work with our President to restore and increase federal funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIH provides lifesaving and life-changing medical care and research for people with …

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LuMind RDS Connects with Families and Researchers in Chicago

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Chicagoland Down Syndrome Research and Medical Care Conference & Trisomy 21 Research Society International Connect Families, Affiliates, and Researchers with a Shared Purpose Chicago was the backdrop for two great conferences around the topic of Down syndrome research and medical care. LuMind RDS staff had the opportunity to engage with different members from the Down syndrome …

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Press release: Research Down Syndrome Foundation Aims to Expand Research Agenda

Categories: Blog, Ds Research, News, Other
Marlborough, MA – June 7, 2017 – The LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) announces Four Scientific Research Categories that will guide the expansion of the 2018 research agenda: 1) Prevent Alzheimer onset; 2) Improve cognition; 3) Develop gene therapies; and 4) Advance understanding. These Four Scientific Research Categories articulate the future focus of …

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