Study: Patients with autism have specific genetic mutations

06/9/2010 | Reuters

Researchers looked at the genes of 996 people with autism and 1,287 without the condition and found that patients appear to carry genetic changes that are unique to each person with autism. The findings indicate that "tiny genetic errors may occur during formation of the parents' eggs and sperm," said one of the researchers.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND CULTURE
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
DIRECTOR OF LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
Teacher
Saudi Aramco
Dhahran
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations