Is Autism Genetic or Environmental? Study shows origin is likely Genetic

2024-04-30T17:46:12-04:00September 16th, 2023|Categories: News from NECC|Tags: , , |

What Causes Autism in Individuals? by Bill Ahearn, PhD, BCBA-D, LABA Director of Research, NECC Despite the ardent beliefs of many people that autism has a solely environmental cause such as vaccines, it has long been known that there is strong scientific evidence that autism has genetic origins. Early studies of twins suggested this