• Cancer Drug Reduces Anti-social Behavior in Autism

    5 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Romidepsin, a Food and Drug Administration-approved anti-cancer drug, restores social deficits in autism in a sustained fashion. Three-day treatment with romidepsin reversed social deficits in mice deficient in a gene called Shank 3, an important risk factor for autism spectrum disorder .
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  • Autism's social deficits are reversed by an anti-cancer drug

    Autism's social deficits are reversed by an anti-cancer drug

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    New research reveals the first evidence that it may be possible to use a single compound to alleviate the behavioral symptoms of autism spectrum disorder by targeting sets of genes involved in the disease.
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