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Stanford University School of Medicine/Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Researchers Recruit Children for Study of the Biology of Autism


2/23/2009 12:58:48 PM

STANFORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scientists have put forward many theories about why children with autism struggle to communicate with other people, but they have yet to find definitive answers. Now, a research team at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital is recruiting autistic and typically developing children and their parents for a study of whether one particular biological mechanism plays a role in causing the disorder.

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