Downs syndrome is the most frequent genetic cause of mental retardation in men with an incidence of 1 in 750 live births. Consequently physicians frequently encounter patients with Downs syndrome in their clinical practice and have to handle their medical problems. Autoimmune phenomenon like hypothyroidism, Celiac disease and type 1 diabetes mellitus are encountered more frequently in Downs syndrome than in the general population.
The journal of Steroids & Hormonal Science publishes the papers related to Downs syndrome. The journal is open access where the content is available freely for the readers and the papers which will be published are assessed by experts for the quality. The journal is having professors and associate professors as its editorial board members.
Last date updated on July, 2014