LIFE-DSR Study – Why Natural History Studies Are Important on the Path to New Treatments

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In the next couple of months, LuMind IDSC will launch the LIFE-DSR (Longitudinal Investigation for Enhancing Down Syndrome Research) study. This is a first for LuMind IDSC and represents an important milestone for Down syndrome research. The LIFE-DSR study will be the first study run in LuMind’s DS-CTN (Down Syndrome – Clinical Trials Network) which …

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Cerveau Technologies, Inc. Announces Partnership with LuMind IDSC to Expand LIFE DSR Study

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  The LuMind IDSC Foundation is excited to welcome a new Research Partner to the community! BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cerveau Technologies, Inc. today announced a research collaboration with the LuMind IDSC Foundation (LuMind IDSC) involving use of Cerveau’s investigational imaging agent (MK-6240) in a multicenter clinical trial aimed at assessing accumulation of misfolded tau protein in people …

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LuMind RDS Foundation and IDSC Collaborate on a Research and Medical Care Facebook Group for Caregivers

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BURLINGTON, Mass. January 18, 2019 – LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) and International Down Syndrome Community (IDSC) are combining resources and expertise on a collaboration to create the IDSC LuMind RDS Facebook Group to better serve people with Down syndrome and their communities. “An important part of the LuMind RDS mission is connecting …

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John’s Crazy Socks Supports LuMind RDS with Alzheimer’s “Forget Me Not” Socks

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Giving back is not new to John’s Crazy Socks (JCS), who just announced they are donating $2 from every sale of their Alzheimer’s Awareness Forget Me Not socks to the LuMind RDS Foundation.  They already donate 5 percent of their earnings to Special Olympics and support other causes by creating awareness socks to benefit them. These …

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LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation Appoints James Hendrix, Ph.D. as Chief Scientific Officer

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BURLINGTON, Mass. November 1, 2018 – LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS), a non-profit aimed at improving health and independence through high-impact research, today announced the appointment of James Hendrix, Ph.D., as chief scientific officer (CSO). Dr. Hendrix brings more than two decades of industry and non-profit experience in the life sciences, with a …

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