As prenatal testing improves, it presents a host of thorny issues — from what to test and how to interpret the results, to what to do about them.
A website called GeneMatcher has helped researchers identify a new gene for intellectual disability, developmental delay and autism.
People with autism and their families can be important partners in understanding the genetics of autism by agreeing to share their genetic data.
Finding a mutation linked to autism traits can have life-changing consequences for autistic individuals and their families.
Watch the complete replay of Ivan Iossifov discussing the genetic basis of autism’s features.
Una remota ciudad colombiana es el hogar del grupo más grande de personas con síndrome de X frágil. Los científicos están aprendiendo de ellos y tratando de ayudar.