Daily Archives: April 1, 2016

Environment x Genes – Fungicides and Autism

Could a new class of fungicides play a role in autism, neurodegenerative diseases? http://news.unchealthcare.org/news/2016/march/could-a-new-class-of-fungicides-play-a-role-in-autism-neurodegenerative-diseases A new UNC School of Medicine study shows how chemicals designed to protect crops can cause gene expression changes in mouse brain cells that look strikingly … Continue reading

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2016 CDC Autism Prevalence – 1 in 68

U.S. Autism Rate Unchanged in New CDC Report http://www.jhsph.edu Researchers say it’s too early to tell if rate has stabilized Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health contributed to a new U.S. Centers for Disease Control and … Continue reading

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