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Feinstein Institute Researchers Discover that Maternal Antibodies are Risk Factors for Autism Spectrum Disorder


CHICAGO, IL – Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered that an antibody—an immune protein in the body that fights illness or infection—can lead to abnormal brain development and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) symptoms. These findings will be presented Wednesday at the 45th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in Chicago. ASD… read more

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