Archived | Autism Speaks: New Study Shows Promise for Treatment of Rett Syndrome | Circa February 8, 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

New Study Shows Promise for Treatment of Rett Syndrome  New research has found that the genetic mutation of the MeCP2 gene responsible for Rett Syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder, can be reversed pharmacologically in mice. The results of the experiments, conducted at the University of Edinburgh laboratories of Dr. Adrian Bird, were published Feb. 8, …

#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 | Autism Speaks UK: Home Page | Circa November 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks is the only charity in the UK raising funds for research into the causes of autism, so that we can improve the quality of life for those living with this confusing and isolating condition LATEST NEWS New documentary about autism  Parents Steve and Parool Jeppeson have an autistic son called Stian.  They are …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Study Shows Promise For Treatment Of Rett Syndrome | Circa February 8, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

New Study Shows Promise for Treatment of Rett Syndrome  New research has found that the genetic mutation of the MeCP2 gene responsible for Rett Syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder, can be reversed pharmacologically in mice. The results of the experiments, conducted at the University of Edinburgh laboratories of Dr. Adrian Bird, were published Feb. 8, …

#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 …

#StopSpectrum10K | From The Autistic Community’s Concerns Regarding Spectrum 10K To Autistic Conspiracy Theorists Slam By Celebrity Influencer | Circa September, 2021

News The Autistic Community’s Concerns Regarding Spectrum 10K and Eugenics Are Valid Thinking Person’s Guide To Autism Logo Shannon Des Roches Rosa on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 A new autism research project, Spectrum 10K, has just been launched accompanied by much media hype, celebrity endorsement, and rhetoric about neurodiversity. It is led by the University of Cambridge (principally Professor …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa August 8, 2012

[Note: Links are original to email and probably don’t work.] News10 new results for autism Autism awareness effort by 11-year-olds may expandSan Francisco ChronicleKevin was diagnosed in third grade with Asperger's syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder characterized by difficulties in social interaction, fine motor skill problems and sensitivity to noise. Taylor and Emily worked with Kevin to form REACH — Road …