The Autism Genome Project (AGP) Collection & History From NAAR To Autism Speaks To SFARI’s SPARK! | Archived #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

2003 Autism Cabal meets and networks: Human Genome Project Celebration Dinner Bob & Suzanne Wright, Jim & Marilyn Simons, Harry & Laura Slatkins, Tom Insel, Deedra Blair 2003 Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) founded by Jim & Marilyn Simons who are “affected by autism.”  2004 Autism Genome Project Launched (AGP) launched by National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) This will later become known as Autism Speaks’  MSSNG & Spectrum10K??? Press Release here. 2006 IAN …

Archived | NAAR Launches Largest Autism Genetics | Circa July 20, 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NAAR Launches Largest Autism Genetics Published: Jul 20, 2004 PRINCETON, N.J., July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The National Alliance for Autism Research has launched the NAAR Autism Genome Project, the largest study ever conducted to find the genes associated with inherited risk for autism. Over the next six months, about 170 of the world's leading genetics …

Archived | Autism Speaks Grants Related to Potential Environmental Factors in Autism | Circa 2005 – 2007

Autism Speaks Grants Related to Potential Environmental Factors in Autism Autism Speaks is committed to facilitating research that will uncover the causes of autism, develop effective biomedical treatments, and hasten the discovery of a cure. As part of this commitment, Autism Speaks has funded research projects that explore potential environmental factors in autism. For the …