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Francesca Happe presents ‘fractionated triad’ model

 /  24 July 2013
The Presenter
Francesca Happé
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, MRC SGDP Center, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London

On 24 July, Francesca Happé discussed the ‘fractionable triad’ hypothesis she helped develop: the notion that the core symptoms that comprise autism might be inherited independently, implying distinct underlying biological causes.

Happé is professor of cognitive neuroscience at King’s College London, as well as the new president of the International Society for Autism Research.

You can watch a complete replay of the webinar above.

Use the comments section below to submit questions we didn’t have time to discuss during the Q&A session, or to pose follow-up questions for Happé.

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