#BoycottSpectrum10K | RoundUp: From Spectrum 10K Paused To Autistics Valid Protest To #StopSpectrum10K

Boycott Spectrum 10K Nothing About Us Without Us Statement - 10th September Update from the Spectrum 10K Team (10th September 2021) An apology and an update Spectrum 10k I am writing on behalf of the Spectrum 10K research team, including the co-lead researchers, to provide a further update regarding the study. From the feedback we …

Archived | Autistic brains’ ‘genes differ’ | Circa May 25, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autistic brains' 'genes differ' The brains of people with autism are chemically different from those without autism, according to researchers.  A study, published in the journal Nature, showed the unique characters of the frontal and temporal lobes had disappeared. Different genes should be active in each region, but autistic brains had the same pattern of gene …

Archived | Wellcome: People with autism make more rational decisions | Circa October 16, 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Wellcome Genetics Lab is #NotAnAutisticAlly 16 October 2008 People with autism make more rational decisions People with autism-related disorders are less likely to make irrational decisions and are less influenced by gut instincts, according to research funded by the Wellcome Trust. The study adds to the growing body of research implicating altered emotional processing in …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Genome Project (AGP) | Circa 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Genome Project Launched in 2004, the Autism Genome Project, or AGP, is the largest study ever conducted to find the genes associated with inherited risk for autism. Many of the world's leading genetics researchers pooled their resources and used a promising new technology, the DNA microarray, to scan the human genome in the search for …

Archived | Daniel Geschwind Bio & In The News | Circa 2011, 2012, 2017, 2018 #NotAnAutisticAlly

About Dr. Geschwind is the Gordon and Virginia MacDonald Distinguished Professor of Human Genetics, Neurology and Psychiatry at UCLA. In his capacity as Senior Associate Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor of Precision Health, he leads the Institute for Precision Health (IPH) at UCLA, where he oversees campus precision health initiatives. In his laboratory, his group …

Autism and Homelessness: The Real Crisis | Rooted In Rights | Circa October 18, 2016

Contrary to much media spin, autism is neither a tragedy nor a looming public health crisis. Autistics have always been here and research over the last decade has shown that while diagnosis has increased over time, the actual percentage prevalence of autism has not risen.1 What is a tragedy is how underserved we are. I am …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa February 13, 2018

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeFeb 13, 2018, 11:07 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ February 13, 2018NEWS https://youtu.be/JGq-EPf4bYs IMPD: Mom added bleach to drink as cure for child's autismIndianapolis StarA father on the city's south side accused his wife of feeding their child bleach to help cure her autism, according to a recent …