Media Coverage

Below, please find links to media coverage on published research in each respective year/topic.

2013: Trophoblast Inclusions Are Significantly Increased in the Placentas of Children in Families at Risk for Autism

A study published in Biological Psychiatry analyzed placentas from 217 births, founding that in families at high genetic risk for having an autistic child, placentas were significantly more likely to have abnormal folds and creases.

2006: Placental Trophoblast Inclusions in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Microscopic examination of placental tissue may provide a route to assessing risk and understanding underlying biology of autism.