Autism Risk Factors Can Be Found in Mother’s Blood, Researchers Say

Autism Risk Factors Can Be Found in Mother’s Blood, Researchers Say

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – For nearly 20 Percent of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), the origins of their distinct mix of behavioral characteristics can be traced back to an attack carried out by their mother's immune system on their developing brain. - Science news - With help from a program designed to hunt for subtle patterns hidden in complex mixes of data,...