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FOXG1-Dependent Dysregulation of GABA/Glutamate Neuron Differentiation in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a disorder of brain development. Most cases lack a clear etiology or genetic basis, and the difficulty of re-enacting human brain development has precludedExpand
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The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers: A Follow-up Study Investigating the Early Detection of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) often go undetected in toddlers. The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) was used to screen 3,793 children aged 16–30 months from low- and high-riskExpand
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Parental Recognition of Developmental Problems in Toddlers with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) begin to manifest during the first 2 years; there is limited evidence regarding type and timing of symptom onset. We examined factors related to parentalExpand
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Molecular cytogenetic analysis and resequencing of contactin associated protein-like 2 in autism spectrum disorders.
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of related neurodevelopmental syndromes with complex genetic etiology. We identified a de novo chromosome 7q inversion disrupting Autism susceptibilityExpand
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Automatic attention cueing through eye movement in 2-year-old children with autism.
Automatic attention cueing by perceived changes in gaze direction was studied in 2-year-old children with autism and typically developing (TD) controls using a visual attention cueing paradigm. InExpand
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Context modulates attention to social scenes in toddlers with autism.
BACKGROUND In typical development, the unfolding of social and communicative skills hinges upon the ability to allocate and sustain attention toward people, a skill present moments after birth.Expand
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Somatic copy-number mosaicism in human skin revealed by induced pluripotent stem cells
Reprogramming somatic cells into induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) has been suspected of causing de novo copy number variation. To explore this issue, here we perform a whole-genome andExpand
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Looking But Not Seeing: Atypical Visual Scanning and Recognition of Faces in 2 and 4-Year-Old Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • K. Chawarska, F. Shic
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of autism and developmental disorders
  • 10 July 2009
This study used eye-tracking to examine visual scanning and recognition of faces by 2- and 4-year-old children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) (N = 44) and typically developing (TD) controls (N =Expand
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Decreased Spontaneous Attention to Social Scenes in 6-Month-Old Infants Later Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders
BACKGROUND The ability to spontaneously attend to the social overtures and activities of others is essential for the development of social cognition and communication. This ability is criticallyExpand
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Autism spectrum disorder in the second year: stability and change in syndrome expression.
OBJECTIVES Increasing numbers of young children referred for a differential diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) necessitates better understanding of the early syndrome expression and theExpand
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