Funding research to improve learning, memory and speech in individuals with Down Syndrome

To stimulate biomedical research that will accelerate the development of treatments to significantly improve cognition for individuals with Down syndrome.

Treatments that are developed to improve memory, learning and speech will allow individuals with Down syndrome to:

>Participate more successfully in school;
>Lead more active and independent lives;
>Prevent early cognitive decline.

1. DSRTF believes that a narrow focus is critical to the success of our mission.

2. DSRTF is dedicated to funding excellent science that is maximized through collaboration between basic scientists and clinicians

3. DSRTF believes that Down syndrome research will prosper only insofar as we are able to attract the very best and brightest scientists to the work.

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