Posts Tagged
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October 5, 2021

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by: admin

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Tags: alters, autismlike, Cancer, Drug, mice, Spectrum, traits

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Categories: autism

If repeated: Deletions of ASH1L cause excessive grooming in mice, which treatment with the cancer drug vorinostat is alleviated. Mark Bowler / Science Source A cancer drug that boosts gene expression reduces repetitive behaviors and improves memory and sociability in a mouse model of autism, according to a new study. However, the treatment did not […]

August 11, 2021

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Tags: Autism, Development, Drug, Jeremy, Spectrum, State, VeenstraVanderWeele, Webinar

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Categories: autism

Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele uses molecular and translational neuroscience research tools to find new treatments for autism. View full bio Register for the September 28 webinar with Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, who will speak about the goals in developing new drugs for autism – and the […]

Illustration by Laurène Boglio Hello and welcome to this week’s community newsletter! I am your host, Chelsey B. Coombs, the engagement editor of Spectrum. Our first tweet comes from Dheeraj Roy, a postdoctoral fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, who highlighted his new study in Neuron on the role of the thalamus […]

July 7, 2021

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Tags: Alzheimers, Answers, Drug, Offers, questions

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Categories: Parenting

“That puts us in a bad position,” agreed Dr. Karina Bishop, a geriatrician at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, added. From an ethical point of view, she added, “If this drug were available now, I would not be able to prescribe it.” As individual doctors grapple with advising patients, hospitals and health systems are […]