The Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers invites the public to join a free webinar on autism risk and environmental exposures on Wednesday, August 8, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Register here.
Three new studies have identified hundreds of tiny genetic changes that may increase the risk of autism. Together, they also support earlier research suggesting that having an older father is a notable risk factor for autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Autism Speaks has awarded its first Philip and Faith Geier Autism Research Grant in Environmental Sciences to epidemiologist M.