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Genetic Mutations In Over 100 Genes Possible Cause Of Autism

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It has long been suspected that genetics is related to the cause of autism, but researchers have had difficulty linking individual genes with autism since many children who develop autism have parents who did not. But two recent landmark studies report that dozens of sets of genes are very closely connected to the development of […]

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Have Researchers Determined What Causes Autism?

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For some time researchers have agreed that autism could be caused by both environmental and genetic factors, yet scientists have not been able to identify the mechanism in the brain that results in someone actually having autism. Research from UCLA may have found clues to solve this mystery. Researchers have known that people with autism […]

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