Genetic and Environmental Influences Are Equally Important Risk Factors for Autism Spectrum Disorder – Press Release

New York – Autism Daily Newscast  reported on the concurrent study regarding familial inheritance of Autism on May 6.  You can read that article here. This press release was received by Mount Sinai school of medicine. In the largest family study on autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to date, researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at […]

Press Release – Tute Genomics and Genatak Partner to Make Big Data Genomics Accessible to Clinical Labs Throughout Middle East

PROVO, Utah and JABRIYA, Kuwait, Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Tute Genomics, a leader in clinical sequencing informatics and genomic interpretation technology, today announced a commercial partnership with Genatak, a leading center for genomic medicine in the Middle East. Genatak recently deployed Tute Genomics’ cloud-based platform to advance and scale the center’s genetic diagnostic service, and […]

Press Release – Two Day International Research Symposium Announced

Research Autism is delighted to be launching its biggest conference to date, a two-day international research symposium featuring a number of world-renowned speakers. Looking Forward Looking Back: The Janus View of Autism is the latest in the Lorna Wing Conference Series, and will be held on 25 and 26 November 2015 at the prestigious Prince […]

Anna Kennedy Online announces Wear It for Autism winners

In June we shared with you that Anna Kennedy Online was seeking nominations for their yearly event, Wear it for Autism, taking place in October. This event celebrates mums, dads, grandparents, carers, and individuals who are on the autism spectrum. The press release can be read here: Anna Kennedy Online – dads, grandparents and individuals […]

Grants Awarded for the Autism Science Foundation in New York

The Autism Science Foundation, New York – is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and funding autism research. The Autism Science Foundation now has a limited number of grants to offer to parents who have children on the autistic spectrum autism as well as autistic individuals to attend the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR). […]

Press Release – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Awards NARSAD Young Investigator Grants Valued Over $13 Million to 191 Scientists Pursuing Innovative Mental Health Research

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation  today announced the award of its NARSAD Young Investigator Grants valued at more than $13 million to 191 of the world’s most promising young scientists. The $70,000 grants ($35,000 a year for two years) support the work of promising young scientists with […]

Press Release – P!NK JOINS CONAN O’BRIEN, AL ROKER

Autism Speaks will host its first ever AUTISM SPEAKS TO LOS ANGELES CELEBRITY CHEF GALA, in which 100 award-winning chefs will cook tableside for guests. WHO: Grammy® award-winning recording artist P!NK will perform “Crystal Ball” (off her 2008 album Funhouse) with co-writer and Autism Speaks national board member BILL MANN. Comedian CONAN O’BRIEN to host. […]

The Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders Hosts Inaugural Hope & Help Gala

Sold out event raised awareness and funds for the treatment, education and research center on September 19 at The Resort at Pelican Hill SANTA ANA, Calif. – September 23, 2015 – The Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders hosted its first annual Hope & Help Gala on September 19 at The Resort at Pelican Hill to […]

Press Release – National Autism Center at May Institute Publishes New Edition of Popular Educators’ Manual

Randolph, Mass. – A newly updated version of the National Autism Center’s popular autism manual for educators –Evidence-based Practice and Autism in the Schools, 2nd Edition – is now available free of charge from the Center’s website at www.nationalautismcenter.org. Since the manual was first published in 2010, tens of thousands of copies have been downloaded […]

Press Release – Award-Winning Autism Documentary Translated into Spanish Provides Valuable Resource for Underserved Communities

Teen provides unique tool for Spanish speaking community to broaden understanding of people with autism. Autism Daily Newscast’s original interview with Alexandra can be found here. North Brunswick, NJ, September 16, 2015 – A Teen’s Guide to Understanding and Communicating with People with Autism has been translated into Spanish to fill an unmet need in […]