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Tag: webinars

April 2014

Lisa Croen discusses autism in adults

30 April 2014

Watch the complete replay of Lisa Croen’s webinar on her epidemiologic investigation of a large population of adults with autism.

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March 2014

Joseph Gleeson on finding treatable forms of autism

26 March 2014

Watch the complete replay of Joseph Gleeson explaining how DNA sequencing can help find treatments, including dietary supplements, for rare types of autism.

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February 2014

Kevin Pelphrey discusses neuroimaging and autism

19 February 2014

Watch the complete replay of Kevin Pelphrey discussing how imaging can chart social cognition in the brains of children with autism.

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January 2014

Michael Merzenich discusses plasticity in autism

29 January 2014

Watch the complete replay of Michael Merzenich discussing how the brain’s ability to change with experience may lead to new treatments for autism.

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November 2013

Beth Stevens discusses brain immunity and wiring

20 November 2013

Watch the complete replay of Beth Stevens discussing the link between immune cells in the brain, neuronal junctions and autism. Submit follow-up questions.

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October 2013

Lonnie Zwaigenbaum reviews high-risk infant studies

30 October 2013

Watch the complete replay of Lonnie Zwaigenbaum discussing what studying siblings of individuals with autism can tell us about risk and early detection of the disorder. Submit follow-up questions.

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September 2013

Benjamin Philpot explains Angelman drug prospects

25 September 2013

Watch the complete replay of Benjamin Philpot discussing the possibility of pharmacologically turning on a silent gene to treat Angelman syndrome. Submit follow-up questions.

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July 2013

Francesca Happe presents ‘fractionated triad’ model

24 July 2013

Watch the complete replay of Francesca Happé discussing how autism’s constellation of symptoms may have independent biological causes. Submit your own follow-up questions.

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June 2013

Sarkis Mazmanian explores probiotics for autism

12 June 2013

Watch the complete replay of Sarkis Mazmanian discussing new findings that support a connection between the gut microbiome and the autism brain. Submit your own follow-up questions.

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May 2013

Flora Vaccarino on iPS cells and autism neurobiology

15 May 2013

Watch the complete replay of Flora Vaccarino describing how to model brain development using induced pluripotent stem cells. Submit your own follow-up questions.

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