Simons Simplex Collection (SSC)
The June 9, 2011 issue of Neuron featured three groundbreaking studies on autism genetics.
At a celebration of the Simons Simplex Collection (SSC) in New York City, one group was thanked by every speaker: the families who have given their time, energy, and insight to make the SSC a r
Information shared by families participating in the Simons Simplex Collection project helps researchers explore questions about aggression in children on the autism spectrum.
A mother tells the story of her autism journey...and why participating in research is so important.
A new approach to studying genetics may permit us to understand what genetic "tweaks" have caused an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in a specific individual.
"If you know one person with autism, you know one person with autism," people familiar with the condition will say.
Most families affected by autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) have just one child with ASD.
In research lies hope for the future…