Evidence for Linkage on Chromosome 3q25–27 in a Large Autism Extended PedigreeCoon H.a · Matsunami N.b · Stevens J.b · Miller J.a · Pingree C.a · Camp N.J.c · Thomas A.c · Krasny L.a · Lainhart J.a · Leppert M.F.b · McMahon W.a
aNeurodevelopmental Genetics Project, Department of Psychiatry, bDepartment of Human Genetics, and cGenetic Epidemiology, Department of Medical Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
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Though autism shows strong evidence for genetic etiology, specific genes have not yet been found. We tested for linkage in a candidate region on chromosome 3q25–27 first identified in Finnish autism families [
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