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Autism Genes Discovered; Help Shape Connections Among Brain Cells
Date:4/28/2009

Seaver Foundation, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Utah Autism Foundation. Scientists from 14 other centers in addition to Children's Hospital and the University of Pennsylvania contributed to the discovery or replication of the findings.

Wang et al, "Common genetic variants on 5p14.1 associate with autism spectrum disorders," Nature, published online April 28, 2009.

(http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature07999)

Glessner et al, "Autism genome-wide copy number variation reveals ubiquitin and neuronal genes," Nature, published online April 28, 2009. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature07953)

About The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia was founded in 1855 as the nation's first pediatric hospital. Through its long-standing commitment to providing exceptional patient care, training new generations of pediatric healthcare professionals and pioneering major research initiatives, Children's Hospital has fostered many discoveries that have benefited children worldwide. Its pediatric research program is among the largest in the country, ranking second in National Institutes of Health funding. In addition, its unique family-centered care and public service programs have brought the 430-bed hospital recognition as a leading advocate for children and adolescents. For more information, visit http://www.chop.edu.

About Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks is the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorder
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