Latest Autism Speaks Stories

2013-10-01 23:02:23

On second Thursdays of every month, Jump-N-Fun will provide sensory fun for children, donating profits to Autism Speaks. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Beginning in October 2013, Jump-N-Fun will be hosting “Open Jump” events which will occur on every second Thursdays of each month to benefit the Autism Speaks organization. The Open Jump events will provide sensory fun for children of the Autistic spectrum with inflatable games and toys. Open Jump will run from 6-8 p.m. at the...

2013-09-30 16:12:07

Findings in bacteria, yeast, mice show how flawed transport gene contributes to the condition Researchers say it's clear that some cases of autism are hereditary, but have struggled to draw direct links between the condition and particular genes. Now a team at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology has devised a process for connecting a suspect gene to its function in autism. In a report in the Sept. 25 issue of...

2013-09-21 23:03:46

The Autosport Automotive Group is pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Greater Morris Area Walk For Autism Speaks will take place on October 5th at Central Park in Morris Plains. As the premier sponsor of the walk, Autosport Automotive Group raised $26,500 for Autism Speaks at their three dealerships in April during Autism Awareness Month. Morris Plains, New Jersey (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 The Autosport Automotive Group is pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Greater Morris Area...

2013-08-20 23:30:41

Over 75 participants have the opportunity to rappel down the side of Philadelphia’s only waterfront hotel, in an effort to raise more money for Autism Speaks. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing will host the inaugural Over the Edge with Autism Speaks event in Philadelphia on Saturday, August 24th. Individuals walking the Penn’s Landing waterfront will have another amazing sight to see, 23 stories up as they witness thrill seekers...

2013-08-16 23:04:39

Autism Researchers can now apply for 2014 grants. $1.1 million already awarded by Autism Science Foundation in pre & postdoctoral funding. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 The Autism Science Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and funding autism research, today announced that it had issued a new request for scientific proposals. ASF is inviting applications for pre- and postdoctoral training awards from graduate students, medical students and...

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The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.