Study adds to evidence that autism ha...

Study adds to evidence that autism has genetic basis

There are 1 comment on the Physics Blog story from May 2, 2010, titled Study adds to evidence that autism has genetic basis. In it, Physics Blog reports that:

Although there is no known cause of autism, studies have shown that mutations in several genes are associated with the developmental brain disorder.

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RDL

Victoria, Canada

#1 May 3, 2010
I know for a fact that autism is genetic.

My aunt has it, my dad has it, I have it, and my kids probably have a 50% chance of it (assuming I have kids one day).

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