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    • Sex/Gender Differences and Autism: Setting the Scene for Future Research 

      Lai, Meng-Chuan; Lombardo, Michael V.; Auyeung, Bonnie; Chakrabarti, Bhismadev; Baron-Cohen, Simon (Elsevier, 2014-10-16)
      Objective: The relationship between sex/gender differences and autism has attracted a variety of research ranging from clinical and neurobiological to etiological, stimulated by the male bias in autism prevalence. ...
    • Subgrouping siblings of people with autism: identifying the broader autism phenotype 

      Ruzich, Emily; Allison, Carrie; Smith, Paula; Watson, Peter; Auyeung, Bonnie; Ring, Howard; Baron-Cohen, Simon (Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, 2015-09-02)
      We investigate the broader autism phenotype (BAP) in siblings of individuals with autism spectrum conditions (ASC). Autistic traits were measured in typical controls (n = 2,000), siblings (n = 496), and volunteers with ASC ...
    • Validation of existing diagnosis of autism in mainland China using standardised diagnositc instruments 

      Sun, Xiang; Allison, Carrie; Auyeung, Bonnie; Zhixiang, Zhang; Matthews, Fiona E.; Baron-Cohen, Simon; Brayne, Carol (SAGE, 2015-03-10)
      Research to date in mainland China has mainly focused on children with autistic disorder rather than Autism Spectrum Conditions and the diagnosis largely depended on clinical judgment without the use of diagnostic instruments. ...
    • Variation in the autism candidate gene GABRB3 modulates tactile sensitivity in typically developing children 

      Tavassoli, Teresa; Auyeung, Bonnie; Murphy, Laura C; Baron-Cohen, Simon; Chakrabarti, Bhismadev (2012-07-06)
      AbstractBackgroundAutism spectrum conditions have a strong genetic component. Atypical sensory sensitivities are one of the core but neglected features of autism spectrum conditions. GABRB3 is a well-characterised candidate ...