AGRE News

Over the last ten years, the AGRE resource has contributed to new science publications, laying the groundwork for discovering causes, treatments and preventions for autism.


Recent Press Releases

Autism and learning to write: Our child won't look at the paperJuly 29, 2016

Research on pregnancy and autism: The need for perspectiveJuly 26, 2016

Autism toilet training dilemma: 6-year-old fights going near bathroomJuly 22, 2016

Can exercise reduce anxiety in children with autism?July 19, 2016

Service dog or therapy dog: Which is best for a child with autism?July 15, 2016

Help! Toddler on the spectrum jumps all nightJuly 08, 2016

Girls, genes and autismJuly 05, 2016

Febrile seizures, epilepsy and autism: Your questions answeredJuly 01, 2016

Distance training improves autism care, shortens diagnosis timeJune 28, 2016

New findings on probiotics and autism: What you need to knowJune 24, 2016


Recent Publications Using the AGRE Database

Click on a title below for summary information of the most recent publications, or click here for a comprehensive list.

Evidence for contribution of common genetic variants within chromosome 8p21.2-8p21.1 to restricted and repetitive behaviors in autism spectrum disorders.
BMC Genomics. 2016 Mar 1;17(1):163. doi: 10.1186/s12864-016-2475-y.

Increased expression of the P13K catalytic subunit p110δ underlies elevated S6 phosphorylation and protein synthesis in an individual with autism from a multiplex family.
Mol Autism. 2016 Jan 14;7:3. doi: 10.1186/s13229-015-0066-4. eCollection 2016.

Patterns of Risk for Multiple Co-Occurring Medical Conditions Replicate Across Distinct Cohorts of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Autism Res. 2015 Dec;8(6):771-81. doi: 10.1002/aur.1492. Epub 2015 May 24.

Language impairment and dyslexia genes influence language skills in children with autism spectrum disorders.
Autism Res. 2015 Apr;8(2):229-34. doi: 10.1002/aur.1436. Epub 2014 Dec 1.

A scoring strategy combining statistics and functional genomics supports a possible role for common polygenic variation in autism.
Front Genet. 2014 Feb 18;5:33. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00033. eCollection 2014.

AGRE Publications

AGRE's primary mission is to support autism researchers in their investigations. Click here for a list of scientific publications, citing the AGRE resource.

How to locate research abstracts
To locate abstracts, visit the National Library of Medicine's Pubmed database.
Use the search engine by entering the topic to find abstracts about your subject.
Each abstract also provides you with a link to related articles.


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