Risk of Autism may be linked to closely spaced pregnancies

Discussions and theories about etiology, diagnosis and treatment approaches of autism may be controversial and debatable, however recent studies in different areas produce some interesting and surprising results. It’s known about involvement of genes (fragile genes and genetic predisposition) of developing autism, pervasive developmental disorders …

CACNAIG gene and boys autism

However, the finding could help scientists understand how change in the gene structure may work in tandem with other risk factors and to lead to the pervasive developmental disorders and particularly autism. Researches analyzed the DNA of 1,046 members of families with at least two …

Internet browser for children with Autism

ZAC is the first web browser developed specifically for children with autism, and autism spectrum disorders such as Asperger syndrome, pervasive developmental disorders (PDD), and PDD-NOS. We have made this browser for the children – for their enjoyment, enrichment, and freedom. Children touch it, use …

Autism’s Fit for Software Testing

innovative consultancy in Denmark (Specialisterne: Sense & Details) has staff of 50 or so part-time consultants are considered best-in-class—they are paid industry-competitive wages, and customers include LEGO, Microsoft, and Oracle—75 percent of them live with what others might consider a handicap: they have Asperger syndrome …