Latest Causes of autism Stories
New Research Funding Must Target Prevention and Treatment of Fastest Growing Childhood Disorder WASHINGTON, Dec.
A study published Monday has found that autistic children have difficulty finding things such as personal belongings or specific foods at the supermarket, impairing their ability to lead normal lives.
Study demonstrates connection between autism and traffic pollution.
Study marks the emergence of disease-modifying treatments for autism spectrum disorders BOSTON, Dec.
Children with autism are much more likely to have deficits in their ability to produce cellular energy than typically developing children.
US researchers are getting closer to having an accurate test for autism, a finding that could lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment.
Autistic children are more likely to have trouble producing cellular energy due to mitochondrial DNA abnormalities than their typically developing counterparts.
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 1 in 110 children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Researchers have identified the deletion of a genomic region on chromosome 17 as a significant risk factor for autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and schizophrenia.
The Autism Consortium, an innovative Boston area collaboration of researchers, clinicians, funders and families dedicated to catalyzing research and enhancing clinical care for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), announced that it will begin a new initiative on Translational Medicine and Autism Therapeutics.
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