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Lott Industries – “A Whole Lott More”

At first glance, you might not think there’s a lot to Lott Industries of Toledo, Ohio. A company that excelled in the automotive industry was facing closure like similar companies thanks to the decline of the auto industry in neighboring Detroit. Known for employing over 1,200 works with developmental disabilities, Lott Industries was in a…
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NBC NEWS Reports that Gene Known as Xist can Silence the Extra Chromosome in Down Syndrome

Could it be a ‘cure’? Breakthrough prompts Down syndrome soul-searching By: JoNel Aleccia, NBC News In the 14 years since her daughter, Rachel, was born with Down syndrome, Jawanda Mast has always been clear that she’d change the condition if she could. “I couldn’t love her more, but I would give almost anything to take…
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