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July 13, 2012

Geri Dawson updates our community on this week’s pivotal meeting of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee, in Washington, DC.

July 12, 2012

Deleting one gene in certain brain cells causes autism behaviors in mice; rapamycin prevents same symptoms.

July 09, 2012

Study sheds light on interactions between immune system and the brain.

July 02, 2012

Join Dr. Dawson as she and her co-authors discuss their new book, An Early Start for Your Child.

June 29, 2012

A new study shows that high-risk infants, who are siblings of children with autism, have different brain activity compared to low-risk

June 28, 2012

Dr. Simon Wallace discusses research on using virtual environments to help children with autism.

June 25, 2012

Autism Speaks is funding a three-year study to assess the impact of proposed DSM-5 revisions on diagnosis and prevalance of ASD.