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July 25, 2011

The first major study on runaway behavior among children with autism confirms that it is both common and extremely stressful for famili

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July 11, 2011

The first scientific review of all research on birth-related risk factors for autism has clarified the conditions that may contribute t

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July 04, 2011

The results of the largest autism twin study ever performed suggest that environmental influences during pregnancy may significantly in

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February 17, 2011

Autism Speaks is pleased to announce its latest Postdoctoral Fellowship funding opportunities for projects in translational autism rese

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February 11, 2011

2010 heralded the celebration of Autism Speaks' 5th anniversary and also offered a time to reflect on the results of the investments ma

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February 04, 2011

Autism Speaks is pleased to announce its latest funding opportunities for researchers: Full- and Pilot-Level Basic & Clinical Grant

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January 17, 2011

The International Collaboration for Autism Registry Epidemiology, known as iCARE, represents a one-of-a-kind research endeavor to study

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January 13, 2011

For a decade researchers have heralded the promise of stem cells as the basis of medical breakthroughs-to-come. With the discovery of n

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