12/2015

Stanford University

To conduct research by Scott Hall on Fragile X syndrome.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$250,005
09/2015

RTI International

To continue planning a voluntary newborn screening program in North Carolina and Wisconsin that would offer screening for congenital conditions including Fragile X.

Developmental Disabilities

Research to Clinical Practice Program

$220,000
02/2015

University of Wisconsin-Madison Waisman Center

To support research about Fragile X by Principal Investigators Xinyu Zhao and Anita Bhattacharyya.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$750,000
09/2014

RTI International

To plan and gather preliminary data to design a statewide Tier 2 voluntary newborn screening study that includes Fragile X syndrome.

Developmental Disabilities

Research to Clinical Practice Program

$200,000
07/2014

Boston Children’s Hospital

To conduct research in Down syndrome.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$150,000
12/2013

University of Wisconsin-Madison Waisman Center

To conduct research into identifying reactivation reagents in a high throughput unbiased screen using human Fragile X patient-derived neural cells, to correct the root cause of Fragile X.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$100,000
12/2013

Vanderbilt University

To conduct a randomized controlled trial of an early communication intervention with children with Down syndrome.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$1,000,000
12/2012

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital/Erickson

To conduct a Phase II placebo-controlled proof of concept study of acamprosate in 48 youth with Fragile X Syndrome.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$1,000,000
12/2012

University of California, Davis/Hessl

To evaluate the efficacy of Cogmed, a cognitive training program that enhances working memory and executive function, in individuals with Fragile X Syndrome.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$1,000,000
12/2012

University of Massachusetts Medical School/Lawrence

To support research into Down Syndrome by Jeanne Lawrence.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$1,000,000