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March 06, 2017

Latest study from the Autism Speaks MSSNG program identifies 18 new autism-linked genes, deepening understanding of autism’s broad spectrum. Eighty percent of the 61 gene variations discovered through MSSNG affect biochemical pathways that have clear potential as targets for future medicines.

March 03, 2017

The Taipei 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center – a landmark skyscraper in Taiwan – will Light It Up Blue on April 2, 2017 in honor of World Autism Awareness Day!

February 28, 2017

Niagara Falls will Light It Up Blue on April 2nd in honor of World Autism Awareness Day!

February 21, 2017

Autism Speaks board member and advocate Tommy Hilfiger has designed a T-Shirt exclusively to support the 2017 Autism Speaks Walk, which promotes understanding and acceptance, while helping to raise funds for research and resources for every stage of life.

January 19, 2017

Renowned clinical psychologist and autism researcher leads science program focused on life-enhancing research with real-world benefits

January 09, 2017

Autism Speaks, New York Collaborates for Autism and Poses Family Foundation
expand ADVICE to hire, train and retain employees on the spectrum

December 22, 2016

"For a child who came in and wouldn’t really talk, wouldn’t really read out in class, to stand and perform in front of an audience is amazing."