Our research facilitation mission is to advance scientific understanding and treatment research in Fragile X-associated disorders. This is a big mission and means we need to look at research from many angles. We aim to speed up and increase the probability of getting effective FX and FX-related treatments available to the larger FX community. Treatments are not just medications, they can be language, speech, behavior, and other interventions that can be just as impactful and can change the quality of life for individuals and families living with Fragile X. Advancing treatment research can also be supporting researchers through our Research Readiness Program or advocating for federal funding for research in Fragile X-associated disorders.
Our research facilitation objective is to be the preferred point of contact and broker for any Fragile X researcher or Fragile X development leader by: