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Autism Consortium 2010 Symposium: New therapeutics focus, family resource guide announced
Date:11/1/2010

henotype Ontology that will help to aggregate data from over 25 phenotpying tests, which measure the cognitive, behavioral and biological features of autism. This ontology will allow researchers world-wide to share their data more easily and potentially ease the burden of participating families by defining overlaps between the phenotyping measures.
  • Dennis Wall, PhD, Assistant Professor at the Center for Biomedical Informatics of Harvard Medical School discussed using datasets from genome wide scans to discover and validate new genes and pathways implicated in ASDs.

    A second morning session focused on new research into early identification and diagnosis of autism.

    • Christopher A. Walsh, MD, PhD, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Bullard Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and Chief, Division of Genetics at Children's Hospital Boston outlined the current state of screening and diagnostic methods and the importance of evolving research in this area.
    • Charles Nelson III, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics and Neuroscience at Harvard Medical School, and the Richard David Scott Chair in Pediatric Developmental Medicine Research at Children's Hospital Boston discussed using sophisticated electrophysiological and neuroimaging tools for early identification of infants at risk for autism.
    • Louis Kunkel, PhD, Director, Program in Genomics at Children's Hospital Boston, and Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics at Harvard Medical School previewed his research on using whole blood expression profiles as a diagnostic for autism.

    Latest Autism Research Presented for Discussion

    Throughout the day, 22 researchers presented posters on their ongoing research in autism, ranging from new advances in clinical care to data mining, RNA editing and genomic arrangements.

    Autism Spectrum Disorders Clinical Trials Update

    The first afternoon session, lead by Mriganka Sur, PhD, Newton Pro
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