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Autism gene mutation that slows brain activity uncovered
 

Autism gene mutation that slows brain activity uncovered

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Scientists find some individuals with autism possess mutations in the DIXDC1 gene that reduce the development of brain connections and slow brain activity.
 
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9 Nov 2016 - General
 
This research study has proved that DIXDC1 gene mutation is responsible for autism and other psychiatric disorders. This gene mutation is found in a small number of individuals with autism and researchers have noted that there is a number of other au...
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