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Largest autism sequencing study to date yields 102 genes associated with ASD

Added: 17.10.2018 22:28 | 15 views | 0 comments

In the largest genetic sequencing study of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to date, researchers have identified 102 genes associated with ASD, and report significant progress toward teasing apart the genes associated with ASD from those associated with intellectual disability and developmental delay, conditions between which there is often overlap.

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The Incredible Reason This Company Only Hires Adults With Autism

Added: 16.10.2018 17:29 | 2 views | 0 comments

AutonomyWorks founder and CEO Dave Friedman was motivated by his autistic son.

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Lorraine Maclellan: Family pays tribute to 'caring' grandmother who died in M4 crash

Added: 15.10.2018 17:14 | 20 views | 0 comments

The family of a grandmother who died in a crash between an autism school minibus and a lorry on the M4 have said they are "utterly heartbroken".

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Video shows autistic child dragged through school hallway by teacher and nurse

Added: 13.10.2018 21:48 | 21 views | 0 comments

Jo Grayson said she was alarmed when her son, Thatcher, came home from his middle school covered in cuts and bruises.


Ecstasy-like drugs might relieve social difficulties in autism

Added: 12.10.2018 19:01 | 5 views | 0 comments

Mouse studies hint that social difficulties in autism might be caused by faulty serotonin signalling in the brain and can be helped with serotonin-boosting drugs

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M4 crash: Two autism school employees killed in motorway horror crash between lorry and minibus

Added: 12.10.2018 3:07 | 14 views | 0 comments

Two people who were killed in a horror crash involving a lorry and minibus on the M4 were staff members at an autism school, it was revealed last night.

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Exposure to insecticide DDT linked to having a child with autism

Added: 10.10.2018 18:22 | 7 views | 0 comments

Although DDT has been banned for decades in many countries, exposure to its breakdown products may be influencing whether mothers have autistic babies

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Google Glass app uses emojis to help children with autism read faces

Added: 10.10.2018 18:22 | 3 views | 0 comments

Many children with autism find it hard to decipher other people’s facial expressions. An interactive system that uses Google Glass may help

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