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After 13 Years, Pioneering Autism Research Registry Shuts Down – Disability Scoop

A first-of-its-kind autism registry that collected research data from thousands of families has closed after 13 years and hundreds of studies on everything from bullying to mood disorders. Source: After 13 Years, Pioneering Autism Research Registry Shuts Down – Disability Scoop

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa May 13, 2009

Wed, May 13, 2009, 11:04 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Autistic Davis Boy Left Alone On School BusKCRA.com – Sacramento,CA,USAA 3-year-old autistic boy sent by bus to his Davis preschool instead ended up alone Tuesday in a Woodland bus yard. Andrew Frank wasn’t hurt, …See all stories on this topic Dallas police searching for missing autistic manDallas Morning News – […]

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e-Speaks: Toys”R”Us Expands Support of Autism $peaks; 2008 “Top Ten” Events in Autism Research | Circa Feb 6, 2009

e-Speaks || February 6, 2009 Toys“R”Us, Inc. Expands Support of Autism Speaks Toys“R”Us, Inc. and the Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund have increased their support of Autism Speaks. This year, more than 260 Babies“R”Us locations nationwide will join Toys“R”Us stores in a nine-week in-store fundraising campaign to coincide with Autism Awareness Month in April. To kick off the 2009 partnership, […]

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About Autism / Spectrum Disorders: Genetics and Autism: What’s the Link? | Circa Jan 15, 2008

Jan 15, 2008, 8:13 AM | Newsletter   Autism / Spectrum Disorders In the Spotlight | More Topics | from Lisa Jo Rudy This has been a banner month in autism research. No fewer than three new studies have come out with findings on genetics and autism. What we know so far, though, is pretty slight. Autism does run in families. Sometimes. Spontaneous mutations are behind autism. […]