Researchers study enhanced genetic animal model of Down syndrome
NIH researchers compared a new genetic animal model of Down syndrome to the standard model and found the updated version to be enhanced. The results of this study may help researchers develop more precise treatments to improve cognition in people with Down syndrome.
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