Archived | Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now – 2003 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 2003 Synaptogenesis and chromosomal rearrangements in autism Thomas Bourgeron, Ph. D., Pasteur Institute (Pilot Project) Autism is a developmental disorder characterized by impaired social interaction and communication, in addition to restricted range of interests and activities. The PARIS study, an international collaborative project coordinated by Pr. Marion Leboyer …

Archived | Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now – 1999 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 1999 Search for susceptibility genes in autism Catalina Betancur, M.D., Ph.D., INSERM France (Young Investigator)Recently an international collaborative project, the Paris Autism Research International Sib-pair (PARIS) study, performed a genome-wide screen for susceptibility genes in 51 multiplex pedigrees affected with autism. Among the 12 potential chromosomal regions identified, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Scientists Identify Gene Mutation in Autism | Circa December 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Scientists Identify Gene Mutation in Autism French scientists have identified genetic mutations in a small number of children with autism which could provide insight into the biological basis of the disorder. The finding is based on a study in which the scientists sequenced a gene known as SHANK3 in over 200 people with autism spectrum …

Archived | NAAR Autism Genome Project: Research Consortiums | Circa July 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NAAR Autism Genome Project: Research Consortiums At the core of the NAAR Autism Genome Project are the investigators bringing it to life - a consortium of academic collaborators that have formed an unprecedented partnership. This “collaboration of collaborations” is the largest consortium ever assembled to focus on the genetics of autism and is composed of …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 17, 2010

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJun 17, 2010, 9:30 PM Google News Alert for: autism Preliminary settlement reached in autism lawsuitLos Angeles TimesBy Alan Zarembo, Los Angeles Times Families of children with autism in eastern Los Angeles County appear to have prevailed in a fight to maintain state …See all stories on this …

Archived | Autism Speaks: First Look for Charity Tickets Available | Circa December 20, 2010

Chicagoland Chapter of Autism Speaks chicago@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Mon, Dec 20, 2010, 8:48 AMto Genevieve     Get Involved . Support Autism Speaks Autism Speaks cordially invites you to attend!Thursday, February 10, 2011McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois Premier VIP Reception for Guests of Autism Speaks5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Room N427CDShow Floor Opens at 6:30 p.m.Join Autism Speaks at First Look for Charity as we pay homage to the “Greatest Auto Race on Earth.”  In 1908, …

Autism Speaks: Billy Mann’s Facebook Apology to the Autistic Community | The #SorryNotSorry Heard Around The World #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Billy Man removed this post last night while I was reading it on Facebook livestream. Here is the text and some screens. I wish I had comments caught already before he removed his post. The comments from the Autistic Activists and Allies were incredible and the real reason for the post removal. Autistics were …