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Bloomberg article features Dr. Brian Skotko of the Mass General Down Syndrome program.

IQ-Boosting Drugs Aim to Help Down Syndrome Kids Learn

Article from Bloomberg News

03/Mar/2014

IQ-Boosting Drugs Aim to Help Down Syndrome Kids Learn

Aiming deep inside the brain, drugmakers are testing medicines that may improve learning in people with Down syndrome, an advance unimaginable 50 years ago when many children with the genetic condition were considered hopelessly disabled.

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Down Syndrome Clinical Program

Learn more about the Down Syndrome Program at Mass General, including prenatal services and clinics for infants and toddlers, school-aged children, adolescents and adults.

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Down Syndrome Research Program

Learn more about research opportunities available through the Down Syndrome Program at Mass General Hospital.