Recent News

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MSSNG Study Expands Understanding of Autism's Complex Genetics -8/4/2016

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/mssng-study-expands-understanding-autism’s-complex-genetic

Effects of ASD Insurance Mandates on the Treated Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder-7/11/2016

https://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2532586

Developing medicines for autism: Insights from tuberous sclerosis-5/14/2016

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/developing-medicines-autism-insights-tuberous-sclerosis

A Drug to Treat Autism (2016 article referring to 2013 study)

https://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/health-wellness/2013/09/01/boston-children-hospital-testing-transplant-drug-children-with-autism/t9XK3A0rhLZfZQUSz6UcgI/story.html

2015

Major neurological breakthrough in autism could change treatment -12/23/2015

https://www.rt.com/usa/326836-neurology-autism-science-medicine/

Do Girls Have 'Protection' from Autism? (Op-Ed) -12/23/2015

http://www.livescience.com/53194-do-girls-have-protection-from-autism.html

Skepticism About Study Linking Antidepressants And Autism 12/21/2015

http://www.forbes.com/sites/stevensalzberg/2015/12/21/skepticism-about-study-linking-antidepressants-and-autism/

 

Autism Research News from the Past 6 Years

 Top Ten Autism Research Stories of 2014

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/top-ten-autism-research-stories-2014

 Top Ten Advances in Autism Research 2013

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/autism-speaks-top-ten-advances-autism-research-2013

 Top Ten Autism Research Advances of 2012

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/top-ten-autism-research-advances-2012

Top Ten Autism Research Achievements of 2011

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/top-ten-autism-research-achievements-2011

Top Ten Autism Research Events of 2010

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/top-ten-autism-research-events-2010

Top Ten Autism Research Achievements of 2009

https://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/top-ten-autism-research-achievements-2009