Autism: Treatment Targets

The absence of effective treatments for autism are due to the high clinical and genetic heterogeneity between affected individuals, restricted knowledge of the underlying pathophysiological mechanisms, and the lack of reliable diagnostic biomarkers. Identification of more homogenous biological subgroups is therefore essential for the development of novel treatments based on the molecular mechanisms underpinning autism and autism spectrum disorders. Find the latest research on autism treatment targets here.

April 17, 2021

Long-term epilepsy control, motor function, cognition, sleep and quality of life in children with West syndrome.

Epilepsy Research
Singanamalla BhanudeepJitendra Kumar Sahu
April 17, 2021
Review

Are Social Robots Ready Yet to be Used in Care and Therapy of Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials.

Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews
Zohreh SalimiSaeid Bashirian
April 16, 2021

Sleep Dysregulation and Daytime Electrodermal Patterns in Children With Autism: A Descriptive Study.

The Journal of Genetic Psychology
Pearlynne Li Hui ChongA J Schwichtenberg
April 16, 2021

Comorbid chronic tic disorder and tourette syndrome in children requiring inpatient mental health treatment.

Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry
Shaheen ZinnaMarinos Kyriakopoulos
April 16, 2021

Moral obligations in conducting stem cell-based therapy trials for autism spectrum disorder.

Journal of Medical Ethics
Nicole Shu Ling Yeo-Teh, Bor Luen Tang
April 16, 2021

Autism-specific parenting self-efficacy: An examination of the role of parent-reported intervention involvement, satisfaction with intervention-related training, and caregiver burden.

Autism : the International Journal of Research and Practice
Jennifer KurzrokRuth B Grossman
April 16, 2021
Review

The pediatric psychopharmacology of autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review - Part I: The past and the present.

Progress in Neuro-psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry
Antonio M PersicoCelso Arango
April 16, 2021

An appraisal of current service delivery and future models of care for young people with gender dysphoria.

European Journal of Pediatrics
Stephanie McCallionAndreas Kyriakou
April 15, 2021

Is It Autism? A Critical Commentary on the Co-Occurrence of Gender Dysphoria and Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Journal of Homosexuality
Alexandro FortunatoAnna Maria Speranza
April 15, 2021

A Modeling-Guided Case Study of Disordered Speech in Minimally Verbal Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder.

American Journal of Speech-language Pathology
Karen V ChenauskyFrank H Guenther
April 15, 2021

Potential Risk Factors for Autism in Children Requiring Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Neuropediatrics
Marília Barbosa de MatosMara L Cordeiro
April 14, 2021

[Autism spectrum disorder in verbal adults without intellectual disabilities (Asperger syndrome)].

Revue médicale suisse
Hedi Klila, Fabienne Giuliani
April 14, 2021

Perceived helpfulness of depression treatments among young adults with autism.

Autism Research : Official Journal of the International Society for Autism Research
Shuting ZhengS. Bishop
April 12, 2021

Evaluating bowel movements, self-initiations, and problem behavior with the emergence of urinary continence.

Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis
Brandon C PerezTimothy R Vollmer
April 12, 2021
Case Report
Open Access

Case Report: Improvement Following Immunotherapy in an Individual With Seronegative Down Syndrome Disintegrative Disorder.

Frontiers in Neurology
Sarah J HartHeather Van Mater
April 12, 2021
Review
Open Access

Systemic Review on Transcranial Electrical Stimulation Parameters and EEG/fNIRS Features for Brain Diseases.

Frontiers in Neuroscience
Dalin YangKeum-Shik Hong
April 12, 2021

Dyrk1a Mutations Cause Undergrowth of Cortical Pyramidal Neurons via Dysregulated Growth Factor Signaling.

Biological Psychiatry
Jenna A LevyDamon T Page
April 12, 2021

Using qualitative content analysis to understand the active ingredients of a parent-mediated naturalistic developmental behavioral intervention.

Autism : the International Journal of Research and Practice
Kyle M FrostBrooke Ingersoll
April 11, 2021

[Tuberous sclerosis system: A review].

La Revue de médecine interne
P PfirmannC Rigothier

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