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September 16, 2022

Potential New Therapy for Adults with Down Syndrome

September 16, 2022 Research recently published in the journal Science  (Manfredi-Lozano et al., Science 377, eabq4515 (2022)) raises the possibility that a currently approved drug may offer an effective boost…
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September 7, 2022

LIFE-DSR: up close and personal with John

In July 2022, John Cronin and his parents invited LuMind IDSC to follow their family experience as they participated in their LIFE-DSR study visit. This one-of-a-kind peek into research was…
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July 28, 2022

ANNOUNCEMENT: Richard Fisher Named as Chief Scientific Officer

Date: 7/28/2022 Last week, Richard A. Fisher, Ph.D. joined LuMind IDSC as Chief Scientific Officer. Dr. Fisher's appointment follows a five-month, international search to fill this leadership role. "Along with…
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