News & Opinion
31 October 2014Comments ( 0 )
Adults in the general population fall into two clusters, each characterized by a subset of autism-like symptoms: social deficits and a fixation on details.
29 October 2014Comments ( 2 )
Analyzing the sequences of more than 20,000 people, researchers have unearthed the largest and most robust list of autism genes so far, they reported today in Nature.
29 October 2014Comments ( 0 )
Researchers have created a repository of nearly 180 cell lines from people with autism or fragile X syndrome, they reported 1 October in Stem Cells Translational Medicine.
28 October 2014Comments ( 0 )
Children born too soon or too long after their siblings have an increased risk of autism, a new study reports.
27 October 2014Comments ( 0 )
People with autism who have mutations in a gene called PTEN have a distinct profile of cognitive impairments and structural abnormalities in the brain. The profile, published 7 October in Molecular Psychiatry, points to a subtype of autism with these features.