Archived | Featured Startup Pitch: Backed by some prominent investors, SynapDx is developing a test for significantly earlier Autism detection in children | Circa July 12, 2013 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Featured Startup Pitch: Backed by some prominent investors, SynapDx is developing a test for significantly earlier Autism detection in children July 12, 2013  StartUp BeatTM/ BRK Media, LLC.  Company: SynapDx Corporation Website: www.synapdx.com Video: http://www.vimeo.com/64564331 Headquarters: Lexington, Massachusetts Year Founded: 2010 Founders: Stanley Lapidus (President), Jeffrey Luber (VP, Corporate Development) Employees: 18 Investors: North Bridge Venture Partners, General Catalyst Partners, Laboratory Corporation of America, The …

Archived | Lexington’s SynapDx gets $2m as it looks to develop new autism test & Press Releases | Circa February 21, 2013 #NotAnAutisticAlly AGRE Collection

SynapDx logo Lexington’s SynapDx gets $2m as it looks to develop new autism test By Chris Reidy | Boston.com SynapDx Corp., a Lexington firm developing diagnostics for the earlier detection of autism, said Thursday that it has gotten $2 million in funding from Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings, or LabCorp, a North Carolina-based company that specializes …

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: Psychometrics Initiative | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Psychometrics Initiative The psychometrics initiative focuses on improving and developing psychological assessments for screening and diagnosing children with autism. The initiative was kicked off in 1997 with a CAN-organized meeting to develop a practical screening tool, the Autism Screening and Diagnostic Evaluation , for primary care physicians.To spur more research in this area, CAN issued a specific …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Research On High Risk Baby Sibs | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research on High Risk Baby Sibs Baby Sibs Researchers Early Signs and Symptoms How to Participate New Findings The High Risk Baby Siblings Research Consortium was established in 2003 with the goal of bringing together the major research groups in the field to discover the earliest behavioral and biomedical markers of autism spectrum disorder. The …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Parents As Partners In Research | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

How to Participate In 2005, Autism Speaks established the Parents as Partners program. Parents as Partners in Research connects parents and families of individuals with autism spectrum disorders with investigators conducting clinical autism research studies aimed at diagnosing autism earlier, developing and evaluating treatments and, eventually, finding a cure.  Parents as Partners in Research provides an opportunity …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Baby Sibs Consortium Researchers | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Baby Sibs Consortium Researchers The following researchers comprise the committee of principal investigators of the High Risk Baby Siblings Research Consortium. Each investigator actively participates in meetings, shares data and collaborates on joint projects. Each of these researchers share the common goal of identifying autism at the earliest age possible so that intervention strategies can …