The best way to deliver surprises from genetic findings is to provide adequate information and counseling alongside the results.
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It is not a matter of whether there will be clinical trials of genetic therapy for Angelman syndrome, but when.
A pioneering project is showing how, 17 years since the first draft of the human genome, our genes are giving up their secrets and bringing hope to parents around the world.
Watch the complete replay of this journal club, which featured a paper exploring rare genetic variation in psychiatric conditions, including autism.
People with mutations in SHANK3 have milder features than do those missing a chunk of DNA that includes the gene.
Referring children with developmental delay to a clinical geneticist for testing and counseling helps families and advances research.
A checklist for fragile X syndrome could help identify people with the condition in low-resource settings, France unveils a plan for early diagnosis and education of children with autism, and virally inserted ‘bar codes’ help track individual neurons.