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New Genetic Tools to Treat Autism and Pediatric Neurological Disorders
University of California Television (UCTV)
Joseph G. Gleeson, MD, Rady Professor of Neuroscience at UC San Diego joins William Mobley, MD, PhD to his work sequencing DNA to find treatments for neurodevelopmental disorders. Learn more about using a genetic framework to tease out the individual contributors to autism, why implementing rapid DNA sequencing for newborns can make huge impacts, and more.

What Is Asperger's?
VideoMD
Asperger's Syndrome falls under the autism spectrum. Unlike autism, someone diagnosed with Asperger's have regular language development. They do struggle with social interaction. Learn more about Asperger's by watching this video.

Autism Early Intervention
Lee Memorial Health System
An autism diagnosis is not something any parent wants to hear, but in many cases they need to hear it in order to get their children proper treatment.



Minority Children May Miss Autism Diagnosis
Lee Memorial Health System
Crossing the cultural divide. Experts believe it may be at the heart of why minority children are diagnosed with autism later than other kids.



Autism and Minorities
Lee Memorial Health System
New studies show minority children are less likely to be evaluated when they're young and therefore have more delayed language, communications and gross motor skills.