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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.

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June 15, 2016

Autism advocates in Washington, DC and across the country have made big strides on federal legislation. Below are some of the highlights of the spring legislative session.

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May 04, 2016

The Autism Speaks science and advocacy departments presented a briefing on Capitol Hill for Congressional Members and their staff on “The Human Genome and Precision Medicine: Research Developments in Precision Medicine and Autism.” The event was held in coordination with the Congressional Coalition on Autism Research and Education.

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March 31, 2016

Gap risks delay in intervention for children; Autism Speaks calls for personalized medical care, services and supports across lifespan

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February 29, 2016

The day's top headlines from around the autism community.

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