Maternal Immune Status and Autism Severity

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This study investigates whether mothers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have specific antibodies in their blood that predict the severity of autism in their children.  The study was conducted to determine if findings at one DBPNet site could be replicated at two other sites.

Participating Sites: Univerisy of California at David M.I.N.D. Institute, The Children’s Hositpal of Philadelphia, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences