21 July 2014Comments ( 1 )
A long-awaited report, published today in Nature, confirms that with access to tens of thousands of genomes, researchers can identify common genetic risk factors for a complex neuropsychiatric disorder.
18 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
Autism researchers collaborate a great deal, says Helen Tager-Flusberg, and collaboration has increased over the past five years — most likely reflecting the maturation of the field and the greater opportunities to meet.
15 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
Lorna Wing, who died in June, was the modest, kind and thoughtful mother of a daughter with severe autism. She was also a towering figure in the history of autism research, and her contributions to our understanding of autism cannot be overestimated.
11 July 2014Comments ( 1 )
The language abilities of children with autism vary widely in early childhood, but become more predictable after age 6, reports a 17-year study.
8 July 2014Comments ( 3 )
Doctors in European countries prescribe more medications to people with autism than do doctors in Asian countries, reports a study of 30 countries, published 3 June in Autism Research.