Navigation Links
Autism Consortium releases data on genes involved in autism to researchers worldwide
Date:10/22/2007

celerating the pace of autism research.

Were releasing raw genotype data so that other qualified researchers can take a look at it even as were still beginning our own analysis, Daly said. Autism Spectrum Disorders are extremely complex and only through collaboration with researchers with many specialized areas of expertise will we gain an understanding of what makes some children susceptible. Thats why we have been committed to providing the data to the research community as fast as we can. The new data will be deposited in the gene bank maintained by AGRE, which, in turn, will make the data available to qualified researchers.

It is really something of a landmark to have both data from his laboratory and mine available to autism researchers at virtually the same time, said Dr. Chakravarti, who collaborated with Dr. Daly for many years. We will each look carefully at the others findings as we continue to search for definitive information about which genes are important in causing autism spectrum disorders.

The prepublication release of such a significant trove of data is a dramatic departure from the traditional less open culture of research science and a landmark achievement for the Consortium and its Autism Gene Discovery Project, the first comprehensive genetic association study to examine the entire human genome related to autism.

The number of individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders has significantly increased in recent years. Although there is some uncertainty about the role that better diagnosis, greater recognition of the disorders, and biological and environmental factors play; there is growing agreement in the research community that genes have a significant role in autism spectrum disorders. The release of the data from this screen is a significant step toward identifying the genes involved in ASD.

Researchers in the Autism Gene Discovery Project conducted the genome wide study using Gen
'/>"/>

Contact: Kathryn Morris
kathryn@kmorrispr.com
845-635-9828
The Autism Consortium
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Antibiotics Helps Autism
2. Early diagnosis for autism from blood tests may be possible
3. Latest discovery on Autism
4. Resolving Autism
5. Studying The Causes Of Autism
6. Mercury Pollution Linked To Rise In Autism
7. Early identification of autism possible
8. Autism risks linked to birth factors
9. Autism epidemic is a myth- says a new study
10. Treating Autism More Effectively
11. MMR Vaccination not linked to Autism
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/13/2014)... (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, a ... of oak caskets . Additionally, the company’s chief executive ... All the new oak caskets are offered at discounted prices, ... I am concerned, quality caskets are in huge demand in ... oak caskets . We have a lot of high ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... The North American water storage systems market is estimated to ... 2018, at a CAGR of 21.0%, from 2013 to 2018. ... pace in North America. The U.S. is experiencing high growth ... storage and collection, and the increased spending on modernization and ... healthy rate in Canada, and is rising at a rapid ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... The report “Micronutrient Market by Type (Zinc, Manganese, ... Chelated), Application Mode (Soil, Foliar, Fertigation), Crop Type ... 2018” defines and segments the global agriculture micronutrients ... global value and volume for agriculture micronutrients. It ... the global agriculture micronutrients market with an analysis ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... Fuel additives are chemicals, which are added ... kerosene, and so on, in order to enhance their ... corrosion effects caused by fuels and improving the combustion ... provide economies of scale in the long run, but, ... of the fuel products. , The various fuel additive ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... MarketsandMarkets recently conducted a study ... Scanning; 3D rendering; Layout and Animation; Image Reconstruction]: ... 2018)”, which analyzes and studies the major market ... Europe, Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia-Pacific ... competitive landscape of the 3D imaging market, providing ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Cheap Oak Caskets Recently Unveiled By China Casket Manufacturer MillionaireCasket.com 2Health News:North American Water Storage Systems Market is Expected to Reach $5,450 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North American Water Storage Systems Market is Expected to Reach $5,450 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:Micronutrient Market Worth $6,474.6 Million by 2018 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Micronutrient Market Worth $6,474.6 Million by 2018 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Micronutrient Market Worth $6,474.6 Million by 2018 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:North America Fuel Additives Market is Expected to Reach $8,100 Million by 2017 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Fuel Additives Market is Expected to Reach $8,100 Million by 2017 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America Fuel Additives Market is Expected to Reach $8,100 Million by 2017 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4Health News:3D Imaging Market Worth $9.82 Billion By 2018 - Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:3D Imaging Market Worth $9.82 Billion By 2018 - Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:3D Imaging Market Worth $9.82 Billion By 2018 - Report by MarketsandMarkets 4
... WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc.,(NYSE: WX ), a ... company with operations in China and the,United States, today ... to,the WuXi PharmaTech Board of Directors. , ... Dr. Ge Li, WuXi,s Chairman and ...
... Tenn., Feb. 5 Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: ... Chief Executive Officer, and Mark Ohlendorf, Co-President and Chief ... at the UBS Global Healthcare Services Conference in New ... at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.The presentation is being audio ...
... WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 The following statement of ... was released today:(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO )The smoke-free restaurant ... all workers and the public from the proven ... Virginia House and Senate to reject this bill ...
... 5, 2009 Narcotics have an irreversible effect on ... according to Dr. Stphane Potvin of the Universit de ... Lafontaine Hospital. , According to his research, some ... from drug addiction. The study has shown that drug ...
... 5 The following is a statement in response ... Bader Ginsburg being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer from Julie ... Network, the only national organization creating hope in a ... advocacy for a cure. "Our thoughts are with ...
... 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As the strain of ... Quorum Health Resources (QHR) has announced the launch of ... subsidiary that provides hospitals and health systems with short-term, ... challenges are great, according to the American Hospital Association,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WuXi PharmaTech Appoints Stewart Hen and Ning Zhao to Its Board of Directors; Tao Lin Leaves Board 2Health News:WuXi PharmaTech Appoints Stewart Hen and Ning Zhao to Its Board of Directors; Tao Lin Leaves Board 3Health News:Virginia Leaders Should Reject Flawed Smoke-Free Legislation That Fails to Protect Everyone's Right to Breathe Clean Air 2Health News:Early Detection Methods for Pancreatic Cancer Urgently Needed: A Statement From the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2Health News:Intensive Resource Group (IRG) Helps Hospitals Address Financial and Operational Crisis 2Health News:Intensive Resource Group (IRG) Helps Hospitals Address Financial and Operational Crisis 3
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014  Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: ... it has completed the sale to Galderma of all ... or held by Valeant for $1.4 billion in cash, ... which recently completed its acquisition of Galderma. ... our products to a company that is firmly committed ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014 Decision Resources Group ... of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration,s (FDA) approval ... binder Velphoro, which was approved by the FDA in ... kidney disease (CKD) patients on dialysis. Other ... Nephrology (US) Q2 2014 : ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Mich. , Jan. 15, 2014 As health officials ... flu virus, select Meijer pharmacies in Michigan ... throat to eligible patients, enabling Meijer pharmacists to administer tests ... protocol set by a physician participating in the study. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Half of Surveyed Nephrologists Report Moderate Familiarity with Velphoro, Which Received FDA Approval Late Last Year for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Dialysis 2Half of Surveyed Nephrologists Report Moderate Familiarity with Velphoro, Which Received FDA Approval Late Last Year for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Dialysis 3Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 2Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 3
... With the ProtecPoint Exit Alerting System, ... staff) and assets (e.g. medical equipment), ... your facility. With this form of ... cost savings, operating efficiencies, and overall ...
... Context-sensitive medicine is the ability of medical ... pre-determined ways based on what is happening ... associations a Radianse indoor positioning solution (IPS) ... it requires identity, location and time to ...
... the movement of controlled substances, critical ... done. VerdaSee's "intellishelvess" are designed to ... is possible with no human intervention. ... this possible. VerdaSee Intellishelf™ product solutions ...
Agility has delivered a RFID-enabled mobile asset management program....
Medicine Products: