1-29-2018 are-mice-blind-feature

Autism researchers focus on ‘retired’ line of mice with missing gene

Nearly 20 years ago, a new strain of mice debuted in a California laboratory. The mice were missing a gene ...
Oxytocin and autism: Could nasal spray boost social skills?

Oxytocin and autism: Could nasal spray boost social skills?

Treatment with the hormone oxytocin improves social skills in some children with autism, suggest results from a small clinical trial ...
DNA mutations can influence far away genes as easily as those close-by

DNA mutations can influence far away genes as easily as those close-by

A new chart of DNA’s loops and twists reveals its three-dimensional (3-D) structure in the developing brain. It shows that ...

Before autism diagnoses, patients poorly treated and institutionalized

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.For these reasons, what autism ...