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Jasper, photo contest winnerIsabella, age 5, and Tommy, age 2, have fragile XRon, Niklas, and Amy Watkins host the annual Fall X Ball

2015 Fragile X Research Awards

12 projects have been launched this year. Click image to browse.

Report from Chile and Argentina

Dr. Michael Tranfaglia, FRAXA’s Medical Director and Chief Scientific Officer, with Fragile X researchers and clinicians in Argentina and Chile
Help FRAXA fund research by hosting a fundraiser! Click image for information.

Bruins support Fragile X Research!

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Clinical Trials

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What's Fragile X?

Fragile X Syndrome is the most common inherited cause of autism and intellectual disabilities. The cause: one gene. Fragile X - ReadMore

Toward a Cure

Clinical trials of new treatments are happening now! People with Fragile X Syndrome have options. More treatment approaches are in the pipeline.Toward a Cure - ReadMore
FRAXA is a 501c3 nonprofit founded by parents. Our mission: to find effective treatments and a cure for Fragile X. FRAXA funds researchers worldwide. Fragile X, FRAXA - Read More

Our Track Record

FRAXA is top rated by GreatNonProfits and Guidestar. FRAXA is top rated by great nonprofits
When you donate to FRAXA, 93 cents of every dollar goes to research and education. We are parents; we are motivated by our children and others like them who need help.