Scientists find 33 genes associated with autism risk

October 30, 2014 8:59 AM

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In a new revelation about autism in children, researchers have found 33 genes associated with the risk of the disease that leads to behavioral disorder in the patients.

Autism, which affects an estimated one in 68 kids, was found to be closely linked with 33 types of genes. The study was conducted by an international team of researchers headed by the Autism Sequencing Consortium. According to the research group, deep DNA sequencing may be helpful in spotting the ge...

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