Autism News and Research

Latest Autism News and Research

Innovative help for parents of autistic children

Innovative help for parents of autistic children

Brain imaging study shows brain differences between autistic boys with language impairment and those with normal language development

Brain imaging study shows brain differences between autistic boys with language impairment and those with normal language development

Detention of a man with autism was a breach of his human rights

Detention of a man with autism was a breach of his human rights

Autism decision is turning point for autistic children in Northern Ireland

Autism decision is turning point for autistic children in Northern Ireland

Researchers pinpoint genetic cause of Timothy syndrome

Researchers pinpoint genetic cause of Timothy syndrome

Should medical knowledge be extended to enhance the lives of those who are already healthy?

Should medical knowledge be extended to enhance the lives of those who are already healthy?

Guideline evaluates treatments for postherpetic neuralgia

Guideline evaluates treatments for postherpetic neuralgia

Ireland to invest €5m for autism research

Ireland to invest €5m for autism research

World's most powerful magnetic resonance imaging machine for human studies

World's most powerful magnetic resonance imaging machine for human studies

Link between mother’s stress levels during pregnancy and the effect on the brain of her unborn baby

Link between mother’s stress levels during pregnancy and the effect on the brain of her unborn baby

Evidence that measles-mumps-rubella immunisation is not associated with autism

Evidence that measles-mumps-rubella immunisation is not associated with autism

Autism may arise from a mixture of sources that include a few genes and epigenetics

Autism may arise from a mixture of sources that include a few genes and epigenetics

New genetic hypothesis for the cause of autism

New genetic hypothesis for the cause of autism

Knowing more about a gene’s responsibility will stir up a swarm of controversy

Knowing more about a gene’s responsibility will stir up a swarm of controversy

Critical shortage of support services for parents raising children with autism

Critical shortage of support services for parents raising children with autism

Drug company fights to keep toxin in vaccines

Drug company fights to keep toxin in vaccines

Key to detecting Asperger’s syndrome, a milder yet little-understood form of autism, lies in analyzing infants’ movements

Key to detecting Asperger’s syndrome, a milder yet little-understood form of autism, lies in analyzing infants’ movements

Framework for systematically incorporating epigenetic information into traditional genetic studies

Framework for systematically incorporating epigenetic information into traditional genetic studies

Understanding the face of autism

Understanding the face of autism

Autism antibodies are not genetically determined, as parents do not exhibit them

Autism antibodies are not genetically determined, as parents do not exhibit them