It's been a busy few weeks, with a visit to the United Nations, meetings to discuss plans with parent networks in Kiev and Rome, and edits on an upcoming book on a multidisciplinary approach to anxiety. We're also fielding research applications for the 2019 grant cycle, and supporting our online educational offerings and tools. We thank you for all the ways you support people with autism every day - it's our honor to help.
ARI conducts, sponsors, and supports research on the underlying causes of and treatments for autism. Our grant application is available online, and we are currently accepting applications from qualified research professionals. Deadline for submissions: July 1, 2019.
New research demonstrates that gut bacteria directly contribute to autism-like behaviors in mice. The paper was published in the journal Cell.Findings leading to this study were partially funded by ARI.