Archived | Autism Speaks: Federal Claims Court Continues Hearings in Case Against Vaccines | Circa June 11, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Federal Claims Court Continues Hearings in Case Against Vaccines  First ever test case underway in Washington DC The U.S. Court of Federal Claims is now hearing the first test case alleging that children have contracted autism as a result of vaccines. The hearings, which are focused on claims from among more than 4,800 filed against …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Inaugural Cleveland Kickoff Is Biggest Ever | Circa June 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Inaugural Cleveland Kickoff Is Biggest Ever Cleveland held its first ever Walk Now for Autism Kickoff Event at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven on Tuesday, June 26, 2007. This event, with approximately 575 people in attendance, was the largest Inaugural Kickoff Event in the history of Autism Speaks. Mark Roithmayr, president of Autism Speaks, was in …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Sold-Out Screening of Autism Every Day at the Nantucket Film Festival | Circa June 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Sold-Out Screening of Autism Every Day at the Nantucket Film Festival  Autism Every Day, the documentary film produced by Autism Speaks and directed by Lauren Thierry, played to a sold-out crowd at the Nantucket Film Festival on June 14, 2007. Festival director Jill Burkhart, who first viewed Autism Every Day at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival, proclaimed the film …

Archived | Autism Speaks: MIT Scientists Locate Key Enzyme for Reversing Fragile X in Mice | Circa June 25, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

MIT Scientists Locate Key Enzyme for Reversing Fragile X in Mice Researchers at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have located an enzyme in the brain which may lead to an effective therapy for countering the symptoms of Fragile X Syndrome, or FXS. Working with mice which had …

Archived | Autism Speaks Visits Cleveland Clinic | Circa May 24, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Visits Cleveland Clinic Autism Speaks Co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright, and Vice President of Scientific Affairs Andy Shih met with Dr. Toby Cosgrove and other executives at the Cleveland Clinic on May 24, 2007, to discuss biomedical research into the causes of autism and innovative neurological treatment options in development at the clinic.  During their …