Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Mouse...

Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Mouse Model To Help Find How A Gene Mutation Leads To Autism

There are 5 comments on the RedOrbit story from Dec 19, 2010, titled Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Mouse Model To Help Find How A Gene Mutation Leads To Autism. In it, RedOrbit reports that:

Researchers from Mount Sinai School of Medicine have found that when one copy of the SHANK3 gene in mice is missing, nerve cells do not effectively communicate and do not show cellular properties associated with normal learning.

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Raymond

Longueuil, Canada

#1 Dec 20, 2010
Take the mice and inject it with one VACCINE shot.

Then you still can see autism growing in the mice.

It is much easier and less expensive on research.

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#2 Dec 22, 2010
Maybe you should go see if you have a copy missing of the SHANK3 gene. It being missing, the article states, effects communication and learning.
Raymond

Longueuil, Canada

#3 Dec 22, 2010
We know for sure you got shanked by your husband.

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#4 Dec 22, 2010
Thanks for proving the study.
FBOMBER

Winnipeg, Canada

#5 Apr 10, 2011
Stop the presses, another researcher has a hypothetical idea. Means nothing. Sounds impressive, and if it can deliver, its a near miracle. Currently its nothing. Sorry for the fatal dose of realism, but I stopped believing in Santa, tooth fairy, Easter bunny and super heroes last week and I'm turning over a new leaf.

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