Recent developments, presentations, awards & more
1 August 2020
Down syndrome COVID-19 on-line survey
The “Trisomy 21 Research Society” (T21RS) is collecting vital information to understand the risks and course of COVID-19 among people with Down syndrome. The goal is to learn if people with Down syndrome are more vulnerable or have a different course of illness related to COVID-19 and if their illness is related to their pre-existing health profile. The survey is available in 5 European languages and can be filled out by carers/family mebers or clinicians.
1 June 2020
EDSA Coronavirus Special Page
GO-DS21 partner “European Down Syndrome Association” (EDSA) has created a Coronavirus Special Page where a list with helpful links to resources from organizations in various countries can be found: To Coronavirus Special Page.
27 May 2020
T21RS Covid-19 Survey
The COVID-19 Survey Report May 2020, of GO-DS21 partner “Trisomy 21 Research Society” (T21RS) is available for download here (PDF).
1 April 2020
Our GO-DS21 partner “Trisomy 21 Research Society” (T21RS) has published some initial recommendations to protect individuals with Down syndrome against COVID-19: To T21RS recommendations.
5 February 2020
Welcome GO-DS21 Consortium and members of the scientific advisory board to the kick-off meeting in Strasbourg, France
GO-DS21 team will invest the next 5 years to help improve the lives of people with DS through the study of mechanisms driving DS comorbidities and the development of innovative clinical guidelines and therapies.