AXYS is an advocacy, education & support organization.
The mission of AXYS is to help individuals with one or more extra X and/or Y chromosomes and their families to lead fuller, more productive lives.
AXYS fulfills this mission by satisfying previously unmet needs and improving the lives of those impacted by the X and Y chromosome aneuploidies including Klinefelter syndrome (47,XXY), Trisomy X (47,XXX), 47,XYY syndrome, 48,XXYY, and related genetic conditions through:
- Support geared to the needs of individuals, their families, and the professionals who serve them
- Education that provides current, scientifically accurate information to our constituents and to the public
- Promoting research that advances knowledge of the field
- Improving treatment options and access for those affected by the conditions