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The Genes Underlying Autism are Coming Into Focus

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August 1, 2016- "The Genes Underlying Autism are Coming Into Focus"- The introduction of this article discusses how researchers found that CHD8 is one of the now recognized genetic subtypes of autism, while the bulk of the article delves deeper into the world of genetics and autism. Aside from a wealth of information on how genes are systematically linked to autism, this article includes a breakdown of about a dozen or more genes and how they directly impact the development of autism, from affecting chromatin structure to neuron motility.