Archived | Autism Speaks: Science Advisory Board | Circa 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Scientific Advisory Board Scientific and medical experts meet several times a year to review research proposals for Autism Speaks.  David Amaral, Ph.D.University of California, Davis M.I.N.D. InstituteGeorge Anderson, Ph.D.Yale Child Center, Yale University David S. Baskin, M.D., F.A.C.S.Methodist Neurological Institute Margaret Bauman, M.D.LADDERS, Massachusetts General Hospital Ralph Bradshaw, Ph.D.University of California, Irvine Melissa Down Begg, …

Archived | Autism Speaks Receives More-Than-Expected Number of Research Proposals | Circa 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks Receives More-Than-Expected Number of Research Proposals Dana Foundation to Assist in Administering Grant Requests Autism Speaks has received a higher-than-expected 58 applications for a new grant program it initiated to target established scientists at leading medical and research institutions. The Dana Foundation is assisting in the administration of this first round of grants. …

Archived | Google-backed autism diagnostic firm SynapDx shuts down & More | Circa May 11, 2017 #AutisticHistory

Google-backed autism diagnostic firm SynapDx shuts down By Max Stendahl   –  Digital Editor, Boston Business Journal May 11, 2017, 1:25pm EDT “One of the risks of biotech companies is that sometimes you have a hypothesis, and nature just disagrees with you. That’s what happened here,” said GV’s Krishna Yeshwant. Read article here >> SynapDX is listed out of …

Archived | How to Detect Autism: A Blood Test Could One Day Provide Early Diagnosis | Circa June 6, 2017 #AutisticHistory

How to Detect Autism: A Blood Test Could One Day Provide Early Diagnosis BY JESSICA FIRGER ON 06/10/17 AT 10:10 AM EDT More than a decade ago, Judy Van de Water, a neuroimmunologist, decided to follow her instincts and research a condition she knew nothing about. Van de Water, now a lead scientist at the University of …

Snapshot | Google alert – autism | Circa March 27, 2013

News10 new results for autism Autism Safety Projectfox2now.com(KTVI) – Everyday emergencies require first responders to interact with all types of people including those who have autism. That's why the “Autism Safety Project” was created in 2009. Pattonville Fire Protection District's Lori Taylor just completed ...See all stories on this topic »Autism: Making social interaction funSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Social interaction is a challenge …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa February 22, 2013

News10 new results for autism Parents of children with autism - what does finding a cure mean?The Guardian (blog)The high numbers of children diagnosed with autism (one in 88 in the US) has gained the disorder much media attention. Even as the search for a cure continues to move forward – just this week a study in Norway found that women who …

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 …