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DSRF - Making Dreams Happen
The Down Syndrome Research Foundation is proud to present our brand new promotional video aimed at raising awareness for our organization as well as providing information on our various programs for individuals with developmental disabilities of all ages....more
2012 Annual Report
2012 saw DSRF grow in our capacity and effectiveness in serving the Down syndrome community. Read about the highlights of our year through our interactive 2012 Annual Report....more
Cataract lens study may lead to early Alzheimer’s detection and diagnosis.
Cataract lens study may lead to early Alzheimer’s detection and diagnosis
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — The results of a study by a team of U.S. researchers suggest that zinc found in lenses in individuals with Alzheimer’s disease as well a Down syndrome strongly supports the hypothesis that Alzheimer’s is a systemic disorder. Researchers are presenting their findings at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology this week.