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Each year, the U.S. DHHS Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) releases a list of scientific advances that represent significant progress in the field. The “2019 IACC Summary of Advances in Autism Spectrum Disorder Research” provides short, plain language summaries of the top research breakthroughs selected by the IACC from a pool of research articles nominated by the members. Learn more and download a pdf of the report: bit.ly/3fKq8K3 ... See MoreSee Less

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