‘Science junkie’ bets big on autism’s environmental origins | Spectrum | Autism Research News | Circa JULY 18 2016

  18 JULY 2016   Jill Escher can talk knowledgeably for hours, and hours, about autism — about its prevalence, which genes and environmental factors may be involved and how brain development may go awry in the brains of children with the condition. Escher, 50, has no formal training in science, but she reads scientific papers, … Continue reading ‘Science junkie’ bets big on autism’s environmental origins | Spectrum | Autism Research News | Circa JULY 18 2016