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August 2018

Webinar: Judy Van de Water discusses the maternal immune system and autism

29 August 2018

Watch the complete replay of Judy Van de Water discussing the maternal immune system and autism.

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Journal club: Rare genetic variation in brain conditions

6 August 2018

Watch the complete replay of this journal club, which featured a paper exploring rare genetic variation in psychiatric conditions, including autism.

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June 2018

Webinar: Feng Zhang discusses genome editing in autism research

6 June 2018

Watch the complete replay of Feng Zhang discussing current genome editing technologies and the future of these tools.

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May 2018

Journal club: Rescue of social deficits in autism mouse model

23 May 2018

Watch the complete replay of this journal club, which featured a paper describing the rescue of social deficits in a SHANK3 mouse model.

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March 2018

Roundtable: Debating diagnostic criteria for autism

17 April 2018

Watch the complete replay of our roundtable on the utility of the DSM-5’s diagnostic criteria for autism. 

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March 2016

Webinar: Nils Brose examines synapse proteins in autism

9 March 2016

Watch the complete replay of Nils Brose discussing proteins called neuroligins, which control the formation of nerve cell junctions called synapses, and what studies of neuroligins might mean for understanding and treating autism.

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August 2015

Webinar: Huda Zoghbi explores biology of Rett syndrome

30 September 2015

Watch the complete replay of Huda Zoghbi discussing the genetics and molecular biology of Rett syndrome, an autism-like neurodevelopmental disorder.

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July 2014

Robert Malenka discusses reward’s role in autism

23 July 2014

Watch the complete replay of Robert Malenka’s webinar on the molecular underpinnings of social reward.

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June 2014

Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele talks routes to treatment

25 June 2014

Watch the complete replay of Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele’s webinar on conceptual pathways for developing effective autism drugs.

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April 2014

Larry Young discusses oxytocin and social behavior

7 May 2014

Watch the complete replay of Larry Young’s webinar on how studying the mating behavior of prairie voles may lead to novel treatments for autism.

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