#StopSpectrum10K | Collective joint statement from Autistic people on Spectrum 10k | Emergent Divergence September 2021

To read the full statement (with images) and sign, please click here. Joint statement from Autistic community members, academics, representatives of advocacy organisations, and allies about grave concerns regarding the Spectrum 10K study announced Tuesday 24th August 2021 BACKGROUND: On the 24th of August 2021 with a blaze of obviously well-planned publicity, the Spectrum 10k (S10K) research project …

Archived | Five major psychiatric disorders have overlapping patterns of genetic activity, new study shows | Circa February 8, 2018 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Five major psychiatric diseases have overlapping patterns of genetic activity, new study show By Amy Ellis Nutt  The Washington Post Certain patterns of genetic activity appear to be common among five distinct psychiatric disorders — autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression and alcoholism — according to a new study. The paper, appearing in the journal Science, was released Thursday. Scientists analyzed data from 700 human brains, …