When the Whole is greater than the sum of the parts.

The Human Trisome Project would not be possible without the critical support provided by our partner agencies.

Global Down Syndrome Foundation

Michelle Sie Whitten, President & CEO, Co-Founder

Global Down Syndrome Foundation is dedicated to significantly improving the lives of people with Down syndrome through research, medical care, education, and advocacy.

Anna and John j. Sie Foundation

Anna and John J. Sie, CO-Trustees

The Anna and John J. Sie Foundation is the founding donor of the Linda Crnic Institute, as well as for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation and the Anna and John J. Sie Center for Down Syndrome. The Anna and John J. Sie Foundation is a leader in funding programs and organizations that are dedicated to improving the lives of people who have Down syndrome.


University of Colorado School of Medicine

John J. Reilly, Dean

Dean Reilly has contributed to The Human Trisome Project with leadership, scientific advice and funding through the University of Colorado School of Medicine. 


Biogen Idec participates in The Human Trisome Project through a sponsored research agreement whereby scientists at Biogen will analyze the epigenome of cells from individuals with trisomy 21, with the ultimate goal of advancing our understanding of Alzheimer's disease.

To find out how your institution or organization can get involved in The Human Trisome Project, please visit Get Involved.