Fragile X syndrome, an inherited cause of autism and intellectual disability, can have consequences even for carriers of the disorder who don’t have full-blown symptoms. Some carriers may experience social … Continue Reading New previously unseen cellular mechanism identified in Fragile X syndrome.
Scientists from the Washington University and Emory University have gained new insight into fragile X syndrome, the most common cause of inherited intellectual disability, by studying the case of a … Continue Reading New genetic clues found in fragile X syndrome.
Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is the most common cause of inherited intellectual disability (ID), as well as the most frequent monogenic cause of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). FXS is caused … Continue Reading New neurodevelopmental insights that link Fragile X syndrome and autism spectrum disorders.
Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is a genetic disorder that causes obsessive-compulsive and repetitive behaviours, and other behaviours on the autistic spectrum, as well as cognitive deficits. It is the most … Continue Reading Study links autistic behaviours to enzyme.