World Down Syndrome Day 2017!


World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is meant to spread global awareness of Down Syndrome which is caused by triplication (trisomy) of the 21st chromosome. Down syndrome is a rare chromosomal mutation that has has a significant impact on the affected person as well as the people around them. Being a genetic disorder, Down syndrome is observed in populations regardless of racial, gender and socio-economic lines.

Bentham Science journals publish papers that present research on this particular disease. Here are some articles covering Down Syndrome:

To view more articles, please visit: Current Pediatric Reviews

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