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Full Genome Sequencing Can Help Identify Autism Risk
[2013-07-13 06:15:16]

A new research has found a full genome sequencing examining the entire DNA code of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their family members – a finding that could provide a definitive look at the wide ranging genetic variations ...

Autism Linked to Brain-attacking Antibodies
[2013-07-10 03:05:16]

About 23 percent of autism cases appear to be caused by certain antibodies from pregnant mothers that interfere with fetal brain development, according to two studies from UC Davis researchers.

Much of Autism's Groundwork May Be Laid Before Birth
[2013-07-02 16:28:33]

While more than 50 genetic causes of autism have been discovered so far, there is no single “autism gene,” according to autism expert Daniel Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D.

Autism Activist Temple Grandin Donates Writings to Brock Archive
[2013-06-27 15:44:53]

Brock University's Special Collections and Archives has started collecting materials for a new archive on a neurological disorder that affects 1 out of every 100 children in Canada -- Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Increased Immune Reactivity to Gluten in Autistic Kids
[2013-06-25 16:50:44]

In some children with autism, levels of immune system antibodies to gluten proteins are elevated, a new study shows.

Kids With Autism May Find Human Voice Unpleasant
[2013-06-18 21:35:55]

A new brain-imaging study could help explain why children with autism have difficulty with verbal communication: They may not get much pleasure from the human voice.

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