An analysis of whole genomes from more than 5,000 people has unearthed 18 new candidate genes for autism.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Finding a difference between people with and without autism is only the first step toward identifying a clinically useful marker of the condition.
A new online tool reveals how different types of DNA sequences work together to regulate gene expression.
Autism may stem from faulty feedback loops in the brain, like an air conditioning system gone awry.
Analyzing gene expression in a vision center of the mouse brain has revealed 49 different classes of cells.
Scientists dish about the biggest challenges they face as they tackle tough questions about autism.
The proposed guidelines would require scientists to destroy biological specimens if they don’t have the explicit consent of the participant for further use.