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!

Cornelia de Lange

Research summary: Executive functioning in Cornelia de Lange syndrome

Researchers from the University of Birmingham have recently written an accessible summary of a...

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...

Cornelia de Lange

Summary Article: Anxiety in Cornelia de Lange syndrome

Researchers at the Cerebra Centre have written a guide about anxiety in Cornelia de...

Cornelia de Lange

The Benefits of Communication Passports

Research has shown that many behaviours that challenge are associated with communication difficulties.  Interventions...

Cornelia de Lange

Subtle differences in social behaviour identified in people with fragile X and Cornelia de Lange syndromes

Researchers at the Cerebra Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders, University of Birmingham have discovered that...

Cornelia de Lange

Eye-tracking study confirms people with fragile X and Cornelia de Lange syndromes look differently at social information

Researchers have identified differences in the way in which people with different genetic syndromes...

Cornelia de Lange

The challenge of understanding autism in genetic syndromes

We still need to learn much more about Autism Spectrum Disorders in genetic syndromes...