My 2.5-year-old daughter has a deletion on the short arm of her X-chromosome (Xp22.31). What do researchers know about the relationship between autism and genetic changes? How can I find researchers who are studying this particular deletion?
Is there such a thing as an autism genome?
This week’s “Got Question” answer comes from Brett Abrahams, PhD, assistant professor of genetics and neuroscience at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York City.