Brain protein mutation from child with autism causes autism-like behavioral change in mice

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A de novo gene mutation that encodes a brain protein in a child with autism has been placed into the brains of mice. These mice then showed severe alterations of specific behaviors that closely resemble those seen in human autism spectrum disorder, or ASD.

This full article appears on <a href="https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190723182249.htm">Science Daily</a>

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