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Autism ascribed to parents’ talent for system-oriented thinking

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By Casey Johnston | Published June 20, 2011 3:30 PM. Last updated June 20, 2011 7:38 PM

Autism spectrum conditions are more prevalent in areas that are heavily involved with the information technology industry, according to a new study done at the University of Cambridge. Based on data drawn from three regions in the Netherlands, researchers found that an area with a technology-oriented university and tech-business campus saw two to four times the incidences of autism in schoolchildren as control regions, leading the authors to suggest that autism-related genes may express themselves in first-degree relatives as a talent for system-oriented thinking…

http://arstechnica.com/science/news/2011/

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June 23, 2011 at 9:44 pm

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