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March 08, 2009

Families affected by autism have struggled with a lack of coordinated medical care for their children and have often expressed frustrat

March 04, 2009

Scientists that focus on understanding the risk factors and the earliest signs of autism met on January 28-29 to share new findings and

March 02, 2009

Several studies have reported that children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) often have gastrointestinal (GI) disturbance. In the M

February 24, 2009

This is the first in an occasional series of interviews with key figures in the science and autism fields. At a recent NIH Interagency

February 19, 2009

Autism is a complex neurobiological, developmental disorder that is typically diagnosed in childhood and often lasts throughout a perso

December 02, 2008

Progress in autism brain tissue research was exhibited prominently last month in Washington, D. C. at the 37th annual Society for Neuro

November 19, 2008

New insights in autism genetics have spurred increasing interest within the human genetics research community, and nowhere was this mor

November 06, 2008

Daniel Lightfoot, Ph. D., joined Autism Speaks this month to manage the activities of the Autism Tissue Program (ATP) – a parent-