#StopSpectrum10K | So Autistica is A-OK On The Spectrum 10K Project … Some #AutisticHistory Here On The Merry-Go-Round Of Initiatives By Autism Orgs | Circa September 2021 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Learning Disability Today published an article titled, “New landmark autism project raises concerns about reuse of DNA data,” on August 24, 2021. The focus was on the new research project in the UK called Spectrum 10K. The purpose is to collect DNA from 10,000 Autistic people for research purposes. The Spectrum 10K project is led …

Archived | Cure Autism Now: Geonomics Initiative | Circa May 1, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Genomics Initiative Uncovering the genetic predispositions to autism is one of the quickest ways to reveal the biochemical pathways that are disrupted. This information will lead us to biomedical treatments. The issue is when. Cure Autism Now has lead the charge to understand the genetic susceptibility to autism by aggressive and focused grant making and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: The Power of AGRE: Families advancing autism research | Circa August 9, 2016 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Learn how the Autism Speaks Autism Genetic Research Exchange is powering research that’s improving healthcare for people with autism By Autism Speaks science intern Isabel Josephs. Ms. Josephs is a junior at Cornell University, in Ithaca, New York. Today I’d love to share a snapshot of what I’ve learned about the tremendous power of the Autism …

Archived Email | Autism Speaks: Finding The Answers: The Autism Genome Project | Circa December 16, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Genevieve -- People sometimes ask me, "Why did you become a scientist?" I always hesitate a bit before responding, because the answer that sounds cheesiest is also the one that's most true. I became a scientist to help people, and I'm privileged to do that every day as chief science officer for Autism Speaks. Genevieve, as a …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Nationwide Resource Database Launched | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Nationwide Resource Database Launched  Autism Speaks has released a highly anticipated online comprehensive nationwide resource database, providing individuals and families with local resources that service a variety of needs from early intervention through adult care. This inclusive database, overseen by the Family Services Committee, provides users with information such as health care facilities, educational services, …

Video | The 2007 Autism Hearing That Didn’t Include Autistics But Did Include Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, Pt. 6

Trigger Warning: This video includes ableism, bigotry, tragedy narrative, autistic conversion therapy/ ABA, Abuse, autism myth and propaganda, influence on legislation without Autistic representation, filicide/suicide ideation. #StopTheShock #BanABA #StopToxicCures #BanMMS #NothingAboutUsWithoutUs #DisabilityRights #AutisticDignity #LegislationWithoutRepresentation  https://youtu.be/ZjB1xLeD88w Autism Speaks, Autism Society of America, Bradley Whitford, Tom Insel, Bob Wright, Marguerite Colston and other Autism organizations and influencers speak at the Autism Treatment and Research …

Video | The 2007 Autism Hearing That Didn’t Include Autistics But Did Include Autism Society Of America & Parents of Autistics Pt. 5

Trigger Warning: This video includes Ableism, Tragedy Narrative, ABA, Abuse, Electric Shock abuse, autism myth and propaganda, influence on legislation without Autistic representation, Ivar Lovaas, Judge Rotenberg Center and more.  #StopTheShock #BanABA #StopToxicCures #BanMMS #NothingAboutUsWithoutUs #DisabilityRights #AutisticDignity #LegislationWithoutRepresentation  https://youtu.be/eVBngtJ_rKY Autism Speaks, Autism Society of America, Bradley Whitford, Tom Insel, Bob Wright, Marguerite Colston and other Autism organizations and influencers speak at …