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10 Things We Know About Autism That We Didn’t Know a Year Ago

Number Of Early Childhood Vaccines Not Linked To Autism

Esha Massand

Birkbeck, University of London What does your research focus on? My research focuses on neurodevelopmental disorders such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Down’s syndrome. I am interested in […]... More>

Raphael Bernier

University of Washington What does your research focus on? Broadly speaking my research focuses on autism spectrum disorders (ASD) — spanning etiology, neuroscience, diagnosis, and intervention. More specifically, I […]... More>


Autism Research in Psychological Science

April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day, recognized by the United Nations General Assembly for the purpose of improving the lives of people living with autism. According to the organization Autism Speaks, autism affects 1 in 88 children; however, scientists are still working to understand the causes of autism-spectrum conditions (ASC) and develop evidence-based interventions. ... More>