Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) 2005 Research Awards | #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

The National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Screenshot of 2005 Research Awards Front Page. Text below. 2005_naar_research_supplementDownload The National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) is the first organization in the country dedicated to funding and accelerating biomedical research to unravel the mysteries of autism and find a cure. Founded in 1994 by parents of children …

Archived | Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now – 2001 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 2001 Early detection of autism Jan Buitelaar, M.D., Ph.D., University Medical Center Utrecht (Pilot Research) For both clinical and research reasons it is important to detect children with typical autism and with the broader phenotype of autism spectrum disorders at an age as early as possible. We have …

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 …

Archived | Nature Publishes Autism Speaks’ Genetic Resource Exchange, Tissue Program Support Findings | Circa October 8, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) Article Date: 08 Oct 2009 - 4:00 PDT Autism Speaks' Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) and the Autism Tissue Program (ATP) continue to play an integral role in continuing genetic research and new findings in the complex autism inheritance and causation puzzle. In a study published in the October 7, edition …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Study Reveals Autism Prevalence in South Korea Estimated to be 2.6% or 1 in 38 Children | Circa May 9, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research by U.S., Korean and Canadian Investigators Identifies Children Not Yet Diagnosed and Has Potential to Increase Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence Estimates Worldwide  New York, N.Y. (May 9, 2011) – In the first comprehensive study of autism prevalence using a total population sample, an international team of investigators from the U.S., South Korea, and Canada …

Archived | Autism Speaks and BGI Collaboration to Generate World’s Largest Library of Sequenced Genomes of Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorders | Circa October 13, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

(Media-Newswire.com) - NEW YORK, N.Y., CAMBRIDGE, M.A.and SHENZHEN, CHINA ( October 13, 2011 ) – Autism Speaks, the world’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, and BGI, the largest genomic organizationin the world and a global leader in whole genome sequencing, jointly announce their partnership to create the world’s largest library of sequenced genomes of …

Archived Email | Autism Speaks: Finding The Answers: The Autism Genome Project | Circa December 16, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Genevieve -- People sometimes ask me, "Why did you become a scientist?" I always hesitate a bit before responding, because the answer that sounds cheesiest is also the one that's most true. I became a scientist to help people, and I'm privileged to do that every day as chief science officer for Autism Speaks. Genevieve, as a …