Resources for Understanding the Genetics of Autism

Resources for Understanding the Genetics of Autism

Resources for Understanding Autism Genetics Alleles Wikipedia: Allele Encyclopedia Britannica: Allele Scitable by Nature: Allele Chromosomes Genetics Home Reference (U.S. National Library of Medicine): What is a Chromosome? National Human Genome Research Institute: Chromosome Fact Sheet GeneEd: Basics of Chromosomes Scitable by Nature: Chromosome Mapping DNA Learning … [Read more...]

Autism Genetics: Familial Linkage between Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Intellectual Interests

Familial Linkage May Determine Intellectual Interests and Predisposition to Neuropsychiatric Disorders According to Study

Autism Genetics Research: Previous research suggests that brain function differences may largely be determined by genetics.  These differences in brain function may influence factors such as susceptibility to neuropsychiatric disorders.  The differences may also influence intellectual interests such as which college major to pursue.  A study attempted to determine the correlation between … [Read more...]

List of Research for Familial Linkage and Autism

Familial Linkage and Autism

Familial Linkage & Autism 2012 Research →Familial Linkage between Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Intellectual Interests A survey study Included 1077 students from the Class of 2014 at Princeton University Focused on the relationship between intended college major and family history of neuropsychiatric disorders 2000 Research →Adenosine Deaminase Alleles and Autistic Disorder: … [Read more...]

Autism Genetics

The Genetics of Autism

The Genetics of Autism Genetic Topics for Autism: Chromosomal Rearrangements Chromosomes Copy Number Variants (CNVs) Endophenotypes Epigenetics Familial Linkage Genes Imaging-Genetics MicroRNAs Neurogenetics Pre-mRNA Splicing Regulatory Long Noncoding RNAs (IncRNAs) RNA Editing Single Cell Genomics Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms … [Read more...]