Latest News on Autism from Around the World

This section contains news items about autism taken from a wide range of sources.

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Zebra finches and autism

Geneticists at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, have sequenced the genome for Zebra finches. The birds each learn just one song, which is passed down from generation to generation. The res ...

31st March 2010

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Baby growth study celebration

An awareness-raising coffee morning at Addenbrookeâs Hospital reunited mothers and babies who had taken part in the Cambridge Baby Growth study, which is supported by the Mothercare Group Foundation ...

30th March 2010

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