Archived | 2007 Immunology Workshop | Circa January 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 Immunology Workshop Recently there has been increasing evidence for involvement of the immune system in autism. Piecemeal evidence over the past 30 years suggests dysregulation of the peripheral immune system in autism, and recent results highlight neuroinflammation in the central nervous system. There is also emerging evidence from animal studies that illustrates how the …

Archived | The Dana Foundation: Researchers Explore Possible Immune Role in Autism | Circa April 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Researchers Explore Possible Immune Role in Autism By Dan GordonApril 2007 PASADENA, Calif.--Scientific research has discredited the notion that vaccines can cause autism, which affects 1 in 150 children in the United States, according to the most recent estimate from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But could something else related to the human …

Archived | Cure Autism Now & Autism Speaks Organized Events | Circa 1996 – 2006 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks-Organized EventsAutism Speaks-Sponsored EventsInternational Research Conferences In order to drive us to a cure faster, Autism Speaks (AS) proactively organizes autism summit meetings and workshops, each focusing on a topic of research relevant to autism. These targeted research meetings are invitation-only, and often serve to mix experts in autism with experts from outside the …

Archived | Cure Autism Now Holds Annual Autism Research Summit Meeting  | January 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Cure Autism Now Holds Annual Autism Research Summit Meeting  Meeting Tackles the Role of the Immune System in Autism On January 25 and 26, the first ever Autism and Immunology Workshop took place in Pasadena, Calif. on the campus of the California Institute of Technology. Organized by Cure Autism Now, and co-sponsored by Autism Speaks …

Archived | Autism Speaks – NIMH Autism Genetics Research in Special Populations Attendee List | Circa October 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

AS-NIMH Autism Genetics Research in Special Populations Attendee List Heidi Alaskary Deputy Executive Director for Research Coordinator, National Communication Development Program Prince Salman Center for Disability Research Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Phone: (9661)488-4401, ext: 170 Fax: (9661) 488-4628 Email: heidi@pscdr.org.sa Mohammed Aldosari Medical Director, Autism Diagnostic Clinic, Saudi Autism Society, Consultant, Pediatric Neurologist Director, Pediatric Neurology Fellowship Program,King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center,Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaPhone: +966-1-464-7272 ext. 32772Fax: +966-1-442-4763Email: maldosari@kfshrc.edu.sa Laura Almasy Southwest FDN for Biomedical Research  …

Archived | Cure Autism Now (CAN) Neuroimaging Summit Focuses on Collaboration | Circa January 2006 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

CAN Neuroimaging Summit Focuses on Collaboration On Jan. 23-24, 25 researchers from around the world came together in Los Angeles for the Cure Autism Now Neuroimaging Summit Meeting. The Cure Autism Now-sponsored science summit meeting was held to provide a forum to brainstorm about how imaging technology can be used to uncover the underlying biology …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Research We Have Funded | Circa 1997 – 2007 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research We Have Funded What We Fund and How We Fund ItOpen Grants and How to ApplyResearch We Have Funded Autism Speaks is funding 52 new biomedical research projects at a total value of over $15.2 million. The awards cover a broad spectrum of autism sciences, including cognition and sensory processing, diagnostic measures, epidemiology, genetics, …