Navigation Links
Unusual use of toys in infancy a clue to later autism
Date:11/6/2008

y to explore objects in unusual ways, like glancing sideways at them or starting intently at them for prolonged periods.

"Our results suggest that these particular behaviors might be useful to include in screening tests," Ozonoff said.

More research involving more infants will have to be done first. Ozonoff and her colleagues have already begun a larger five-year study that also includes a high-risk sibling group like the one used in the current study.

"We will also want to check that we find the same results in a random community sample," she said.

These kinds of long-term studies, Ozonoff said, are the keys to improving early detection and diagnosis of autism.

"The earlier you treat a child for autism, the more of an impact you can have on that child's future," she said.


'/>"/>

Contact: Phyllis Brown
phyllis.brown@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
916-734-9064
University of California - Davis - Health System
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Genes and nutrition influence caste in unusual species of harvester ant
2. Popular apple variety harbors unusual cell growth
3. Unusual fish-eating dinosaur had crocodile-like skull
4. Biologists find unusual plant gene: abstinence by mutual consent
5. Scientists learn structure of enzyme in unusual virus
6. Cutting calories could limit muscle wasting in later years
7. Economists: Reduce fish catch now for bigger net profits later
8. MU brain imaging center provides research for autism, schizophrenia and Parkinsons disease
9. Rare genetic disorder gives clues to autism, epilepsy, mental retardation
10. Researchers study facial structures, brain abnormalities to reveal formula for detection of autism
11. UT Health Science Center researchers study diet and autism
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/16/2014)... the Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of oil ... up another giant oil spill in the Gulf of ... the Journal of Consumer Research , news coverage ... instead of catalyzing changes in the way fossil fuels ... media coverage of these two events helped to resolve ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... season of bounty. Fungi of dizzying variety erupt from ... search of elusive but delectable wild mushrooms. Part of ... hunt, and their mysterious not-quite-meat, not-quite-vegetable qualities that belie ... you are eating known to science? , The Fungi ... some estimates range up to 10 million species, only ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... INDIANAPOLIS -- Adding a common epilepsy drug to a ... fewer side effects. Moreover, the combination can reduce the ... to a team of pain researchers at Indiana University. ... patients with neuropathic pain, a difficult-to-treat condition often felt ... tissue damage. , "There is a huge unmet need ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Exxon Valdez 2014: Does media coverage of manmade disasters contribute to consumer complacency? 2What's for dinner? Rapidly identifying undescribed species in a commercial fungi packet 2What's for dinner? Rapidly identifying undescribed species in a commercial fungi packet 3IU study: Combining epilepsy drug, morphine can result in less pain, lower opioid doses 2
... crawls onto your lips while you sleep, drawn by the ... your blood. And if that,s not insult enough, it promptly ... Now Jean-Paul Paluzzi, a PhD candidate in biology ... to prevent the insects from leaving their messy calling card ...
... effective way of tackling global warming despite emitting small amounts ... Research led by the University of Edinburgh suggests that plant ... Earth,s emissions of methane which is considered to be about ... The results contrast with a previous scientific study which ...
... ANAHEIM, CA: Could organic labels lead you to overeat? ... organic snack has a lot fewer calories than it really ... Biology conference in Anaheim, Calif. They showed that people ... snack contained 40% fewer calories than the same cookies that ...
Cached Biology News:The kiss of death: Research targets lethal disease spread by insect that bites lips 2
(Date:9/16/2014)... DIEGO , Sept. 16, 2014  Biocom, the ... life science community, recognizes the 9 th Annual ... the value of IT technologies in improving our health ... is one of the world,s most vibrant ... EHRs to mobile health applications to genomic testing to ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... cell phones to cars and flashlights, batteries play ... technology companies constantly are seeking ways to improve ... time using a water-based solution, researchers at the ... more efficient nuclear battery that could be used ... source in automobiles and also in complicated applications ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... BlueInGreen® , a water quality company offering ... gases into liquids, announced the addition of ... firm to its sales network. H2Flow will promote ... wastewater applications in the Canadian provinces of Ontario ... and serves Quebec and Ontario markets for water, ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... , Sept. 16, 2014  Donald Fresne, President and CEO ... Stephan Vagner , PhD to its Scientific Advisory Committee. ... Toulouse, France , performed research at Embl ... and at Inserm, the French institute of health and medical ... both at the Curie Institute, Orsay, France ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Biocom Recognizes National Health IT Week 2BlueInGreen® Expands into Canada – Signs Representative Agreement with H2Flow Equipment Inc. 2New Appointment to the Scientific Advisory Committee at Egenix, Inc. 2
... , SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 17 Merriman ... lead placement agent in PolyMedix Inc.,s (OTC Bulletin Board: PYMX) ... units, which were priced at $1.00 per unit, consist of ... warrant to purchase 0.30 of a share of PolyMedix common ...
... , ... that a new market research report is available ... A Global Market Intelligence Report , ... a key discipline operating on the forefront of ...
... Hungary, Nov. 17 Hungarian drug producer Biropharma and ... connection American BioSciences Inc. and its partner Mate Hidvegi ... Avemar, a dietary supplement being used in cancer treatment ... two different sets of compounds hence the qualities of ...
Cached Biology Technology:Merriman Curhan Ford Acted as Lead Placement Agent in PolyMedix's $20.7 Million Equity Financing 2Reportlinker Adds Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report 2Reportlinker Adds Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report 3Reportlinker Adds Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report 4Reportlinker Adds Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report 5Reportlinker Adds Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report 6Reportlinker Adds Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report 7Hungarian Cancer Formula Producer Questions U.S. Introduction of AveUltra 2
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Biology Products: