In this section you can read various research news articles that have important topics relating to rare genetic disorders.

This section is for any parents or professionals who wish to read up to date information about syndromes and to broaden their knowledge.

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Angelman

Mental health difficulties in children with learning disabilities

Overview of the presentation This presentation was delivered by Chris Oliver and Jane Waite (pictured...

General

Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome Video Release

Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome (RTS) is a rare genetic syndrome affecting approximately 1 in 100,000 individuals....

General

Bardet-Biedl Syndrome Press Release

    New Research to Investigate Mental Health in Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (BBS)   Researchers...

Cornelia De Lange

Anxiety in Cornelia de Lange syndrome

Presenter: Dr Hayley Crawford Date of presentation: 28th October 2017 Conference or event: Cornelia...

Cornelia De Lange

The Behavioural Phenotype of Cornelia de Lange Syndrome

Presenter: Prof. Chris Oliver Date of presentation: 6th November, 2017 Conference or event: The...

Cri Du Chat

Self-injurious behaviour

Presenter: Prof. Chris Oliver Date of presentation: 2nd November Conference or event: Fonden Samrådet...

Fragile X

Challenging behaviour in fragile-X syndrome

Presenter: Dr Jane Waite Date of presentation: 24th September 2017 Conference or event: Fragile-X...

Fragile X

New videos posted by The Fragile X Society, UK

Fragile X Society, UK have posted a series of new educational videos about Fragile...

Angelman

Research Study: Sleep in Children with Angelman Syndrome

Jayne Trickett, Mary Heald and Chris Oliver, researchers from the Cerebra centre of neurodevelopmental...