Multinational Resource Combines Autism Risk Factors

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative
Date Published: 
August 5, 2013

A new database compiles health data from seven countries, greatly expanding sample size for epidemiological autism studies. This project, the International Collaboration for Autism Registry Epidemiology (iCARE), combines data from 80,000 individuals diagnosed with autism from the years 1967 to 2009.