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Cognitive flexibility in autism spectrum disorder: Explaining the inconsistencies?
Abstract The Wisconsin Card Sorting Task (WCST) is the only cognitive flexibility task that has consistently shown deficits in individuals with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). As this is the onlyExpand
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Atypical sensory processing in adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder and their non-affected siblings
Abstract Atypical sensory processing is common in autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Specific profiles have been proposed in different age groups, but no study has focused specifically on adolescents.Expand
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Identification and characterization of the TRIP8 and REEP3 genes on chromosome 10q21.3 as novel candidate genes for autism
Autism is a genetic neurodevelopmental disorder of unknown cause and pathogenesis. The identification of genes involved in autism is expected to increase our understanding of its pathogenesis.Expand
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SCAMP5, NBEA and AMISYN: three candidate genes for autism involved in secretion of large dense-core vesicles.
Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impaired social reciprocity, impaired communication and stereotypical behaviors. Despite strong evidence for a genetic basis, fewExpand
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What’s new in autism?
This review on autism spectrum disorder (ASD) focusses on recent insights in the clinical picture, such as continuity of the phenotype and the concept of broader phenotype, on epidemiology and onExpand
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Position effect leading to haploinsufficiency in a mosaic ring chromosome 14 in a boy with autism
We describe an individual with autism and a coloboma of the eye carrying a mosaicism for a ring chromosome consisting of an inverted duplication of proximal chromosome 14. Of interest, the ringExpand
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The underlying symptom structure of autism spectrum disorders: A factor analytic approach using the developmental, dimensional and diagnostic interview
Abstract Several studies have focused on the underlying symptom structure of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), but results have been equivocal. We performed a confirmatory factor analysis on data ofExpand
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Children with autism spectrum disorder spontaneously use scene knowledge to modulate visual object processing
Abstract Several studies have investigated contextual influences on visual object processing in individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and failed to find reduced context effects. However,Expand
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