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 | 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, …

#StopSpectrum10K | UC Mind Institute: Biomarkers in mother’s plasma predict a type of autism in offspring with 100% accuracy | Circa January 25, 2021

Note: Sharing this press release from UC MindInstitute about their discovery earlier this year. They speak to pre-pregnancy planning and early intervention and gloss right over the reality - they can now assess for an ‘autism risk’ … Biomarkers in mother's plasma predict a type of autism in offspring with 100% accuracy Researchers used machine …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Genome Project (AGP) | Circa 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Genome Project Launched in 2004, the Autism Genome Project, or AGP, is the largest study ever conducted to find the genes associated with inherited risk for autism. Many of the world's leading genetics researchers pooled their resources and used a promising new technology, the DNA microarray, to scan the human genome in the search for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: 2008 Basic and Clinical Awards (Winter) | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Theo Palmer, Ph.D.Stanford UniversityTotal: $382,500 for 3 years Maternal Infection and Autism: Impact of Placental Sufficiency and Maternal Inflammatory Responses on Fetal Brain Development Maternal infections during pregnancy have been linked to an increased risk of autism and other neurological disorders in the child. Dr. Palmer's laboratory has found that giving a mild infection to …

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 May 29, 2012

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMay 29, 2012, 9:29 PM News 9 new results for autism Fever During Pregnancy May Raise Odds for Autism in OffspringU.S. News & World ReportBy Denise Mann TUESDAY, May 29 (HealthDay News) -- Women who develop fevers while pregnant may be more than twice as likely to have …