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By On February 6th, 2013

Study Reveals Answer To How Autism Gene Passed Down

Experts have long been aware that autism spectrum disorder is passed down from generation to generation, possibly more than any other neuropsychiatric condition. The reason behind the heritability, however, has remained a mystery until recent studies. Medical Xpress reports that recessive genes carrying the ASD mutation are often passed down from parent to child, but…

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