ERIC Number: EJ579494
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Recent Research on the Etiologies of Autism.
Fisher, Eileen; Van Dyke, Don C.; Sears, Lonnie; Matzen, Jane; Lin-Dyken, Deborah; McBrien, Dianne M.
Infants and Young Children, v11 n3 p1-8 Jan 1999
Reviews recent research on the etiologies of autism, including genetic research, anatomic and neuroimaging studies, topics in neurophysiology research (including serotonin, dopamine, and opiods), immunologic research, studies of autism phenotype, and electroencephalographic studies. It concludes that, as of yet, research has found no clear etiology for autism. (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A