Misaligned gene expression maps suggest that some autism-linked genes play distinct roles in mouse and human brains.
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Muffling expression of an autism-linked gene in a key song-related area of the brain renders young zebra finches unable to learn songs from older birds.
Mutations that disrupt binding sites in RNA molecules may play a role in autism and a variety of psychiatric conditions, according to a new study.
Genetic variants that contribute to autism may also be involved in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and Tourette syndrome, according to a new study.
Mutations in the autism-linked gene DNMT3A lead to the behaviors and gene-expression changes seen in different neurodevelopmental conditions.
Mutations in two genes linked to autism and intellectual disability boost the immune response and cause synapse dysfunction.
Mutations in the autism-linked gene ASH1L change how neurons grow and develop.
A new technique for masking portions of raw genomic data increases shareability without sacrificing privacy.
A pair of new atlases that profile millions of cells across 15 organs offer an unparalleled look at gene activity during fetal development.