A scientist gets permission to edit the genomes of human embryos, and researchers argue that it’s time to leave race out of genetic studies.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
A roundup of autism papers and media mentions you may have missed.
Headlines about “autistic monkeys” are missing the point, prairie voles show empathy, and dogs could offer clues to psychiatric conditions in people.
The fight over who holds the rights to CRISPR is heating up, we control our gut bacteria, and romance isn’t always easy when you have autism.
Some children who ‘outgrow’ autism may not have had it to begin with; researchers are wasting time and money studying the wrong cells; and talk about CRISPR’s future stirs up the past.
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