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Spectrum: Autism Research News
Tag: Broad Autism Phenotype
Women who have raised a child with autism may be well-positioned to spot subtle signs of the condition in their grandchildren. A new study puts their powers to good use.
DNA deletions and duplications tied to autism crop up in people without the condition, too.
One of the first studies to explore Hispanic families with a history of autism reveals that parents of children with the condition show some autism features themselves.
About 1 in 10 toddlers who have an older sibling with autism have cognitive and motor delays.
The specter of the ‘refrigerator mother’ theory continues to haunt the history of autism. New information puts Kanner’s observations of parents into context.
Studying parents of children with autism has long been controversial, but that doesn’t mean scientists should avoid it.
A study of more than 2,500 families that have at least one child with autism has found three factors that predict autism symptoms in an unaffected sibling.
Older women and men are at high risk of having a child with autism — and so are teenage girls and parents whose age differs by at least a decade, according to a multinational study of more than 5 million children.