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How Trump’s fetal-tissue policy impacts medical research

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Webinar: Suma Jacob, Christine Conelea discuss repetitive behaviors in autism

17 July 2019
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CRISPR advances offer enhancements to gene-editing tool kit

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Straightening out chiropractic’s claim as a treatment for autism

by ,  /  12 June 2019

Some chiropractors advertise that they can treat autism, but there’s no evidence to back that claim.

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