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  • Study of Alzheimer’s Disease in Down Syndrome (LIFE-DSR)

    Enrollment Information

    Call 1-800-392-2222

    This is an observational, multicenter, longitudinal cohort study to characterize adults with Down syndrome ages 25 years and above enrolled at specialized care centers. The aim is to assess changes in cognition, behavior, function, and health over approximately 24 months.

    Blood will be collected for the development of plasma Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers useful in the Down syndrome population.

    About Barrow Neurological Institute
    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.