Autism Research: September 4, 2015 Week in Review

New genetic tests might help make inroads in autism diagnosis and therapy According to a new study published by the Journal of American Medical Association, two new technologies of genetic testing have been developed to help identify mutations linked to autism spectrum disorders. Two new methods called chromosomal microarray analysis and whole exome sequencing will […]

Autism treatment should be adapted according to gender

A recent study published in Brain Neuroscience Journal has indicated that differential treatments should be offered to Autistic individuals according to their gender. Historically, as autism has been more prevalent (up to three to five times more so depending on population) in young boys, studies have centered around treatment for the male brain, this new […]