Genetic Contributions to Autism Spectrum Disorders

Status: Active, not recruiting
Location: See location...
Study Type: Observational
SUMMARY

This study is working towards gaining a better understanding of the genetic and environmental factors involved in autism spectrum disorders (ASD), which includes autism, pervasive developmental disorder (PDD), and Asperger's syndrome. The investigators hope that information gained from this study will lead to new ways of diagnosing and treating ASDs.

Eligibility
Participation Requirements
Sex: All
Minimum Age: 1
Healthy Volunteers: No
View:

• Clinical diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder (autism, pervasive developmental disorder (PDD), or Asperger's syndrome)

• Age > 18 months

Locations
United States
Massachusetts
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston
Time Frame
Start Date: April 2007
Estimated Completion Date: February 2024
Participants
Target number of participants: 240
Authors
Ingrid A Holm, Christopher Walsh
Sponsors
Leads: Boston Children's Hospital

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