Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Treatment Network | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Image: Human head and shoulders silhouette with Not An Autistic Ally text and the logo for Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (ATN). Interactive autism network (ian) Autism Treatment Network (ATN) Autism INtervention Research Network on Physical Health Autism Treatment Network What is the ATN?  The Autism Treatment Network (ATN) is a network of treatment and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: A Comparative Study Evaluating the Dose-Responsiveness Effects of methylmercury and Thimerosal on Select Nervous, Immune and Enzyme Parameters | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

A Comparative Study Evaluating the Dose-Responsiveness Effects of methylmercury and Thimerosal on Select Nervous, Immune and Enzyme Parameters  Deborah Keil, Ph. D. Medical Univeristy of South Carolina  Grant Abstract:Infantile autism (IA) is a neurodevelopmental syndrome found in 1-5 cases of every 10,000 children with boys acquiring this syndrome 3-5 times more than girls. The spectrum …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Stories on Sunday from CBS, ABC, New York Times | Circa February 18, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Stories on Sunday from CBS, ABC, New York Times  CBS Newsmagazine 60 Minutes The highly-rated CBS News program 60 Minutes aired a story on Sunday, Feb. 18, focused on whether early diagnosis and treatment can make a difference in children with autism. Click here to view the segment. ABC's Extreme Home Makeover The ABC reality series will air an episode on Sunday, Feb. …

Archived | Much of Autism’s Groundwork May Be Laid Before Birth | Circa June 27, 2012 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Much of Autism’s Groundwork May Be Laid Before Birth Aaron Levin While more than 50 genetic causes of autism have been discovered so far, there is no single “autism gene,” according to autism expert Daniel Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D. “The genetics of autism are beginning to be consistent with a working model of cortex-to-cortex dysfunction,” said …

Archived | Autism Genetic Resource Exchange: A Science Program Of Autism Speaks | Circa 2007 – 2011

AGRE for Families > (Note: Links go to way back archive for Autism Speak’s AGRE website.) AGRE for Families The Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) is a research program for families who have two or more children on the autism spectrum. One of the biggest challenges for researchers is trying to recruit families and gather …

Archived | Autism: The Musical Premieres To Rave Reviews + Portion Of Profits To Benefit Autism Speaks | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism: The Musical Premieres to Rave Reviews Autism: The Musical, a dynamic and intimate look inside the lives of several families whose children are autistic, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City. The film follows these children over the course of six months, as they create, prepare and then perform a live musical …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Beauty Queens Across America Turn Focus to Autism Awareness  | Circa August 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Beauty Queens Across America Turn Focus to Autism Awareness  Recently Crowned Miss Pennsylvania 2007 and Autism Speaks Philadelphia Chapter Member Rachel Brooks to Bring Attention to Autism When crowned as the top beauty queen for their state, young women have a unique opportunity to draw attention to a cause. For the past few years more …