Kaufmann Authors Largest Study on ASD and Fragile X syndrome

Treatment Disparities for Individuals with ASD and Fragile X syndrome

June 1, 2017 – Current behavioral therapies for individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are underutilized in children who have both ASD and Fragile X syndrome, reports a new study published today in a Fragile X supplement to the journal Pediatrics.


May is Anencephaly Awareness Month

Gracelyn Ford changed her family forever through her very brief 13 and a half-hours of life. Gracelyn was born in 2015 with anencephaly, a birth defect in which the brain and skull do not fully form. The condition is lethal, often before or at delivery.


GGC Named Rett Center of Excellence

Because of the Greenwood Genetic Center's (GGC's) commitment to providing exceptional clinical care and research opportunities for families impacted by Rett syndrome, the Center has been named a Clinical Research Center of Excellence by Rettsyndrome.org.


Schwartz Shares Expertise in Honduras

Greenwood, SC – Charles Schwartz, PhD, Director of Research at the JC Self Research Institute of the Greenwood Genetic Center, was invited to share the Center’s work at a conference in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. At the April meeting, “Advances in Genetics,” Schwartz presented two talks on the clinical aspects of intellectual disability and split hand/foot malformations


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