Copy-number variation in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorder.

  title={Copy-number variation in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorder.},
  author={E. Shishido and Branko Aleksic and Norio Ozaki},
  journal={Psychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  volume={68 2},
Autism spectrum disorder is a neurodevelopmental disorder present in 1% of the population, characterized by impairments in reciprocal social interaction, communication deficits and restricted patterns of behavior. Approximately 10% of the autism spectrum disorder population is thought to have large chromosomal rearrangements. Copy-number variations (CNV) alter the genome structure either by duplication or deletion of a chromosomal region. The association between CNV and autism susceptibility… CONTINUE READING
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