Social responsiveness, an autism endophenotype: genomewide significant linkage to two regions on chromosome 8.

@article{Lowe2015SocialRA,
  title={Social responsiveness, an autism endophenotype: genomewide significant linkage to two regions on chromosome 8.},
  author={Jennifer K. Lowe and Donna M Werling and John N Constantino and Rita M. Cantor and Daniel H. Geschwind},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={2015},
  volume={172 3},
  pages={266-75}
}
OBJECTIVE Autism spectrum disorder is characterized by deficits in social function and the presence of repetitive and restrictive behaviors. Following a previous test of principle, the authors adopted a quantitative approach to discovering genes contributing to the broader autism phenotype by using social responsiveness as an endophenotype for autism… CONTINUE READING