06/2018

RTI International

To develop and test an intervention to address and support the development of infants with a confirmed diagnosis of Fragile X syndrome. First payment of a four-year, $1,000,000 grant.

Developmental Disabilities

Research to Clinical Practice Program

$250,000
12/2017

RTI International

To develop and implement an accessible, multidimensional approach to educating and counseling parents whose infants are identified with a Fragile X premutation.  First payment of a five-year, $1.25 million grant.

Developmental Disabilities

Research to Clinical Practice Program

$250,000
09/2017

Stanford University

To support research by Philippe Mourrain, PhD, on “Synaptic System Characterization and Pharmacological Normalization of Fragile X Syndrome.”  Three-year grant 2017-2020.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$750,000
12/2016

RTI International

To build the infrastructure for a newborn screening program in North Carolina that includes Fragile X syndrome. First year of a six-year, $2.6 million grant.

Developmental Disabilities

Research to Clinical Practice Program

$500,000
12/2015

Stanford University

To conduct research by Scott Hall on Fragile X syndrome. Four-year grant 2015-2019.

Developmental Disabilities

Translational Research Program

$1,000,000
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. Three-year grant 2015-2018.

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