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.

The articles are ordered with the newest piece of research first and the articles can also be filtered by syndrome by using the filter.

We hope you find the research articles interesting!


Mental health difficulties in children with learning disabilities

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


Research Study: Sleep in Children with Angelman Syndrome

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


Neurodevelopmental outcome in Angelman Syndrome: Genotype-phenotype correlations

Angelman syndrome (AS) is a neurogenetic disorder that is characterised by intellectual disability, developmental...


Eating Behavior, Prenatal and Postnatal Growth in Angelman Syndrome

Clinical characteristics of Angelman syndrome include severe intellectual disability, developmental delay and lack of...


Learning in Angelman syndrome

Over the past three years, researchers at the Cerebra Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders have...


Food related issues in Angelman and Prader-Willi syndromes

Angelman (AS) and Prader-Willi (PWS) syndromes are caused by missing genetic information on the...