autism

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Prof Odom delivered a talk on evidence-based programs for students with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) at the sixth annual National Council for Special Education Research Conference held today at the Croke Park Convention Centre. Photograph: Getty

Responding to interventions touted to benefit the treatment of autism in children, such as(...)

Beechpark Services, Woodford Business Park, Santry, Co Dublin, a HSE-run clinical service for children up to 18 years old who have a diagnosis of ASD (autism spectrum disorder): At a meeting in June 2012, Dr Reilly expressed his concern at the high level of investment in Beechpark services. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) task. But for parents of children with autism that task is arguably harder, thanks to a rapidly growing(...)

Epigenetic changes affected levels or activity of genes without changing the underlying DNA sequence

Scientists have found patterns of change in gene activity involved in autism in a study that(...)