Archived | Autism Speaks and the World’s Leading Autism Experts Announce the Publication of the Autism Genome Project Phase 1 Results | Circa February 18, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Preliminary Results of the Autism Genome Project Published in Nature Genetics NEW YORK, NY (February 18, 2007) -- Autism Speaks , a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, together with an international consortium of researchers and participating families, today announced the publication of the preliminary results …

Archived | Autism Speaks Position On Vaccines & Autism | Circa July 30, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

  An Interview with Dr. Geri Dawson, Chief Science Officer, Autism Speaks, about the Organization's Research Funding and Position on Vaccines and Autism July 30, 2009 Geri Dawson Let me start out by asking the question that seems to be on many people's minds – Do vaccines cause autism?  Parents often look to environmental factors …

Archived | Autism Speaks 2007 History | Circa December 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks History Highlights Include Media Exposure, Mergers, Unprecedented Fundraising and Growing Scientific Grants Program 2007 Highlights  Autism Speaks committed an unprecedented $30 million in new research funding to uncover the cause(s), prevention, treatments and cure for autism, making it the nation's top private funder of autism research. Autism Speaks' public service announcement campaign, produced with …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 3: Autism Speaks & The “Cure”

https://open.spotify.com/episode/30GFv5qTzCHcbZFiXN04zD?si=vrdcAfqTSw-ZFtiUdw7zcA https://youtu.be/U66-Maa8U1k Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Episode 3 Autism Speaks & The “Cure” Trigger Warning: Eugenics, Filicide, Murder/Suicide, functioning labels, person-first language, ableism, abuse, ABA, othering, stigma, Bob & Suzanne Wright, Harry & Laura Slatkin, Alison Singer and more.  Community News including some thoughts via Autistic Science Person on Color the Spectrum event and the NEXT …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Book Recommendations for Newly Diagnosed Families | Circa March 4, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Mar 4, 2010, 11:07 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || March 5, 2010AGRE Collects 10,000th DNA SampleThe Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) has reached a significant milestone this month, having collected its 10,000th DNA sample from families with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). AGRE represents the world's largest private repository of clinical and genetic information for families affected with an ASD.Books for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism a Focal Point | Circa November 6, 2009

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Nov 6, 2009, 9:34 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || November 6, 2009Autism a Focal Point of the 2009 Society for Neuroscience Annual MeetingThis year's annual five-day Society for Neuroscience meeting brought together over 30,000 scientists and autism science featured prominently on the agenda. Multiple sessions were devoted solely to autism spectrum disorders, placing the challenges and unique features of autism in front of tens …

Archive | e-Speaks: Autism Genes Discovered; Environmental Innovator Award Recipient Publishes New Data; Autism Speaks Visits the Middle East | Circa May 1, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Apr 30, 2009, 11:18 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || May 1, 2009Autism Genes Implicated in Early Neural Development DiscoveredTwo recently published studies – the results of collaborative efforts of researchers from more than a dozen institutions, and led by Hakon Hakonarson, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Center for Applied Genomics at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia – …