What is ADHD?
·ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a prevalent neuropsychological disorder affecting approximately 9.5% of children and adolescents aged…
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Humans have around 25,000 genes which make around 100,000 proteins or enzymes that carry out a multitude of functions in the body. Autism is associated with a combination of a dozen or so common polymorphisms (mutations) that seem to be over-represented in the ASD population. Many of the same mutations are also over-represented in other modern diseases, such as cancer. These genes are involved in the following functions: