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September 11, 2015

Autism Speaks' Vice President and Head of Genomic Discover, Mathew Pletcher, PhD, along with Associate Director of Dissemination Science, Public Health, Kara Reagon, PhD, appeared on Doctor Radio on SiriusXM Channel 110 to discuss autism diagnosis, interventions, resources, and the launch of the MSSNG Portal For Open-Access Genomics Research.

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September 11, 2015

Researchers find high rates of pregnancy complications among those with developmental or intellectual disabilities, including autism

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September 09, 2015

Large study finds both men and women with autism struggle to read facial expressions, suggests benefits of teaching skill when young

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September 08, 2015

Pediatrician/NYTimes blogger Aaron Carroll explains why the Preventive Services Task Force should change its equivocation to endorsement

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September 02, 2015

Autism Speaks' Vice President and head of genomic discovery, Mat Pletcher, discussed the MSSNG portal launch on Al Jazeera America.

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September 01, 2015

“The researchers demonstrate that modern diagnostic tools can greatly increase the ability to identify genetic causes for a subset of people with autism spectrum disorder. The ability to get this information into the hands of families and clinicians is critical. "

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August 19, 2015

A new study published in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders found a correlation between traits associated with autism and a creative thought process.

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