Autism researchers should ditch the false dichotomy between common inherited variants and much rarer random mutations.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Tag: genetic testing
The landscape of chemical modifications on the DNA of people with autism could reveal clues to the condition and lead to treatments.
Teasing out how genes interact can offer clues to autism’s causes and point to treatment targets.
A doctor decodes a rare genetic condition, burnout is a big problem in science, and an actor with autism will play the lead in “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.”
Watch the complete replay of Michael Platt’s webinar discussing monkey models for autism.
A picture-based test is a fast and flexible way to assess intelligence in large studies of people with autism.
Asking participants in genetic databases about their family’s medical history can help researchers uncover genetic variants tied to conditions such as autism.
More than 80 percent of people with Sotos syndrome show signs of autism, such as social anxiety and restricted interests.
Watch the complete replay of Ilina Singh’s webinar, in which she discussed ethical issues related to early intervention for autism at different developmental stages.