Investigation of inherited mutations in Autism Spectrum Disorder


Scientists from the Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (inStem) and collaborators investigated inherited mutations in Autism Spectrum Disorder. They found the S6K1 mutation, when occurring in children with ASD, and not their parents or unaffected siblings, changed certain cognitive abilities.

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Source:  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-03/ncfb-ioi032520.php