Monthly Archives: October 2017


Fragile X Pumpkin Carving Contest

By |2017-10-26T20:39:07-04:00Oct 26, 2017|Community|

The First Annual Fragile X Pumpkin Carving Contest is here! The mission is to raise awareness of Fragile X by carving the NFXF X into a pumpkin and displaying it. The details: Carve a pumpkin ...

Study: Girl Behavior and NeuroDevelopment (Girl BAND)

By |2020-04-17T10:38:44-04:00Oct 4, 2017|Opportunities for Families, Research|

Researchers at Stanford University are studying brain development in relation to behavior, cognition, and mood in girls with fragile X syndrome. The project is designed to improve our understanding of brain and behavioral growth in girls during a critical time in their development. Information gained from this research will improve our understanding of learning, behavioral and emotional development in girls, ultimately facilitating the development of more specific and effective intervention services/therapies in the future.