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Gene expression patterns in the brains of people with autism are similar to those of people who have schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder often coincide, but the search for common biological roots has turned up conflicting evidence. Thanks! Please check your inbox to confirm.
The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) was created in December 2001 – the product of the shared vision and unique life experiences of OAR’s seven founders. Led by these parents and grandparents of children and adults on the autism spectrum, OAR set out to use applied science to answer questions that parents, families, individuals with autism, teachers and caregivers confront daily.
Emotional Self-Regulation of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Smartwatches for Monitoring and Interaction
The term “autism spectrum disorders” (ASD) derives from the identification of the formerly called “autism” as a wide group of heterogeneous neurodevelopmental disorders [ 1]. The most recent diagnostic classification from the DSM-V [ 2] highlights two main aspects to determine the presence of an autism spectrum disorder in an individual.