Day: March 4, 2018

Express.co.uk: Autism breakthrough: Trial drug given 'accelerated status' paves way for faster approval

Express.co.uk: Autism breakthrough: Trial drug given 'accelerated status' paves way for faster approval

The treatment developed by drug giant Roche acts on a brain receptor for the hormone vasopressin, which is believed to influence social bonding.

During the 12-week trial of 223 men, one group had the treatment and the other a placebo.

Those who took the drug scored significantly higher on social

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Fromthetrenchesworldreport.com: The Israeli Army Unit That Recruits Teens With Autism

Fromthetrenchesworldreport.com: The Israeli Army Unit That Recruits Teens With Autism

The Atlantic

TEL AVIV—For eight hours a day, E., 21, sits in front of multiple computer screens, scanning high-resolution satellite images for suspicious objects or movements. As a decoder of Israel’s complex and often heavily civilian battlegrounds, he’s been critical in preventing the loss of life of soldiers on the

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Radiotimes.com: Forget Doctor Who: Christopher Eccleston says he's “stopped all the time” by fans of autism drama The A Word

Radiotimes.com: Forget Doctor Who: Christopher Eccleston says he's “stopped all the time” by fans of autism drama The A Word

“I’ve never had a stronger reaction than I’ve had to this” the BBC1 star says as the show continues its second series

Christopher Eccleston may have starred in Doctor Who, but these days when people stop him in the street they’re more interested in grumpy grandad Maurice Scott than

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