Who is Temple Grandin? Her name was called out seven times at last night’s Emmy Awards, where the rancher-attired Grandin herself was “a palpable presence,” in the L.A. Times‘ words, “at one point, rising and excitedly swinging her hand lasso style from the audience.” (with videos)
The UK Centre for Medical Research and Innovation aims to break down the traditional barriers between research teams as it investigates stem cells and conditions such as Alzheimer's, schizophrenia and autism.
The Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders (JADD), published monthly, is the leading peer-reviewed, scholarly periodical focusing on all aspects of autism spectrum disorders and related developmental disabilities.
Based on the results of a study published in the scientific journal Nature of 10 June 2010, a group of researchers, including French scientists has discovered new genetic mutations and genes involved in autism.