What We Learn About Autism from Studying Fragile X Syndrome

Individuals with autism and fragile X syndrome share many symptoms and there may be common neurobiological abnormalities underlying these symptoms. Dr. Hessl shares recent findings from his laboratory and others focusing on this topic and discusses implications that the overlapping features may have for the treatment of both conditions. Series: M.I.N.D. Institute Lecture Series on Neurodevelopmental Disorders [12/2009] [Health and Medicine] [Professional Medical Education] [Show ID: 17656]