Archived | Autism Speaks: Why does it take brains to understand autism? | Circa October 23, 2017 #NotAnAutisticAlly

  Why does it take brains to understand autism? October 23, 2017  Guest post by Alycia Halladay, chief science officer for the Autism Science Foundation Alycia Halladay, chief science officer for Autism Science Foundation. You may have heard about Autism BrainNet and its mission to increase awareness about the need for postmortem brain tissue in autism research. …

Archived | SynapDx Corporation’s CEO Stanley Lapidus Presents at Autism Speaks’ Inaugural Autism Investment Conference | Circa February 21, 2013 #NotAnAutisticAlly

synapdx-press-release-autism-investment-conference-participation-updated-final-2-21-13Download Image promoting 2014 Autism Investment Conference by Autism Speaks March 4-5 2014. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SynapDx Corporation’s CEO Stanley Lapidus Presents at Inaugural Autism Investment Conference Discusses Diagnostic Issues at Event Hosted by Autism Speaks Lexington, MA – February 21, 2013 – SynapDx Corporation is joining a select group of autism-focused companies to present …

Archived | UCLA-led team compared DNA of children with the disorder to that of their siblings and parents | Circa August 8, 2019 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Daniel Geschwind Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) UCLA-led team compared DNA of children with the disorder to that of their siblings and parents Marrecca Fiore | August 8, 2019 A UCLA-led research team has identified dozens of genes, including 16 new genes, that increase the risk of autism spectrum disorder. The findings, published in the journal Cell, …

Archived | Autism Speaks Portfolios: Autism Treatment Initiative & Grants | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Treatment Initiative Currently there are no commonly accepted standards for autism treatment, and families are often left to navigate the course of their child's future on their own. Treatments vary regionally, and there is no system in place to coordinate the development of treatment protocols or novel therapeutics, nor their validation to qualify for insurance …

Archived | Autism Speaks: An Introduction to Clinical Trials | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

An Introduction to Clinical Trials Choosing to participate in a clinical trial is an important personal decision. The following frequently asked questions provide detailed information about clinical trials. In addition, it is often helpful to talk to a physician, family members, or friends about deciding to join a trial. After identifying some trial options, the …

#BoycottSpectrum10K | RoundUp: From Spectrum 10K Paused To Autistics Valid Protest To #StopSpectrum10K

Boycott Spectrum 10K Nothing About Us Without Us Statement - 10th September Update from the Spectrum 10K Team (10th September 2021) An apology and an update Spectrum 10k I am writing on behalf of the Spectrum 10K research team, including the co-lead researchers, to provide a further update regarding the study. From the feedback we …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Innovative Technology for Autism Initiative | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of Autism Speaks Innovative Technology for Autism Initiative web page circa 2007 Innovative Technology for Autism Initiative The Innovative Technology for Autism Initiative (ITA) was created to spur development of new technology to assist those living with autism. Its goal is to lead in the development of products that provide real world solutions to …