Fragile X protein linked to nearly 100 genes involved in autism

Dec 12, 2012 Full story: EurekAlert!

Doctors have known for many years that patients with fragile X syndrome, the most common form of inherited intellectual disability, are often also diagnosed with autism.

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robert j walters

Midlothian, VA

#1 Dec 16, 2012
"inherited" is the key word...
Duh Moment

Winnipeg, Canada

#2 Dec 16, 2012
robert j walters wrote:
"inherited" is the key word...
wrong. Genes are connected no matter what. This is bogus.

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