Psychologist Simon Baron-Cohen thinks scientists and engineers could be more likely to have a child with autism. Some researchers say the proof isn’t there.""
Diagnoses and research funding are rising, but much about autism remains a puzzle.""
Convinced by the evidence that vaccines do not cause autism, Alison Singer started a research foundation that pledges to put science first.""
Shifting diagnoses and heightened awareness explain only part of the apparent rise in autism. Scientists are struggling to explain the rest.""
Molecular mechanism found for controversial ‘gateway drug’ hypothesis.""
Dispute grows over revisions to diagnostic handbook.""
Ballot measure would give fertilized eggs human rights.""
Makers of sequencing machines hope for profits in the clinic.""