So much is happening in the world of autism—from news reports, to new scientific developments and information on the latest research studies—that sometimes it’s hard to keep up. The Autism Consortium eNewsletter will keep you informed and up-to-date on important news, events and studies.
Bae BI1, Jayaraman D1, Walsh CA2.
Dev Cell. 2015 Feb 23;32(4):423-434.
The development and function of our brain are governed by a genetic blueprint, which reflects dynamic changes over the history of evolution. Recent progress in genetics and genomics, facilitated by next-generation sequencing and... Read More
Schumacher J, Strand KE, Augustyn M.
J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2015 Feb-Mar;36(2):124-6.
CASE: Gio is a bilingual 6-year 10-month-old boy new to your practice who presents for an unscheduled visit with concerns for speech and language delay. He was born in... Read More
Stein DS1, Welchons LW, Corley KB, Dickinson H, Levin AR, Nelson CA, Stein MT.
J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2015 Jan;36(1):53-5.
CASE: Paul is a 7-year-old boy with a history of cerebral palsy and left-side weakness... Read More
Poultney CS, Samocha K2 Kou Y, Liu L, Walker S, Singh T, Klei L, Kosmicki J, Biscaldi M, Bolton PF, Brownfeld JM, Cai J, Campbell NG, Crawford EL, Crooks L, Curran SR, Dawson G, Duketis E, Fernandez BA, Gallagher L, Geller E, Guter SJ, Jimenez Gonzalez P, Kilpinen H, Klauck... Read More
Robinson EB, Samocha KE, Kosmicki JA, McGrath L, Neale BM, Perlis RH, Daly MJ.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Oct 21
Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are a highly heterogeneous group of conditions-phenotypically and genetically-although... Read More
Samocha KE, Robinson EB, Sanders SJ, Stevens C, Sabo A, McGrath LM, Kosmicki JA, Rehnström K, Mallick S, Kirby A, Wall DP, MacArthur DG, Gabriel SB, DePristo M, Purcell SM, Palotie A, Boerwinkle E, Buxbaum JD, Cook EH Jr, Gibbs RA, Schellenberg GD, Sutcliffe JS, Devlin... Read More
Hu WF, Chahrour MH, Walsh CA.
Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet. 2014 Aug 31;15:195-213
Advances in genetic tools and sequencing technology in the past few years have vastly expanded our understanding of the genetics of neurodevelopmental disorders. Recent high-throughput sequencing... Read More