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Hopkins researchers release genome data on autism
Date:10/23/2007

trum disorders, says Chakravarti, who has collaborated with Daly for many years. We hope to identify the most likely candidates over the next few months.

The number of individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders, which impair thinking, feeling, language skills and the ability to relate to others, has significantly increased in recent years. Although there is some uncertainty about the role that better recognition and diagnosis of disorders, as well as biological and environmental factors, play a role in this rise in ASD incidence, there is growing evidence that genes contribute significantly to autism spectrum disorders. The release of the data from this screen is a significant step toward identifying those genes.

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, says Daly.

Todays release of genetic and phenotypic data on autism marks a significant achievement for the autism research community, says Thomas Insel, Ph.D., director of the National Institute for Mental Health. Progress in finding the causes of and cures for autism spectrum disorders rests in large part on improving the rapid access and sharing of data and resources.


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