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 | 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 | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Portfolios: Autism Treatment The treatment of autism is the focus of one of four primary portfolios in the Autism Speaks Science Program. The Treatment Portfolio will focus on the areas of behavioral, biomedical and technological methods of treatment and intervention. Current and past initiatives in this area include the Innovative Technology for Autism Initiative, the Treatment Initiative and …

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: Neural Retraining Initiative | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Neural Retraining Initiative One of the most exciting stories in neuroscience in the last decade is the idea of neuroplasticity - the concept that the brain continues to grow, add new cells and change throughout life. There have been amazing breakthroughs in the treatment of stroke and dyslexia through neural retraining. Using specialized education techniques, …