30 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2021

The Genetics of Autism

  • Sano-platform study
  • Online study
  • University or non-profit study
  • Data stored on Sano
  • Ethically approved


Researcher[s]: Prof. Simon Baron-Cohen and Dr. Varun Warrier at the Autism Research Centre at Cambridge University
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This project aims to understand the genetics underlying autism using tests developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge. All adults (over 16 years old) are welcome to participate, whether you have an autism diagnosis or not. If you have genetic data from 23andMe, AncestryDNA, or other services, the data can be used in the study, but it is not required for participation.

Interested in this study? Great! We just need to check a few things so we can let you know if you are eligible.

Participants need to be:

  • Older than 16

How to take part

  • Log in or Sign up and complete your user profile so we have some basic information to determine if this study is relevant for you.

  • Confirm that you're happy to be a part of this study

  • Complete the study surveys

to participate in this study

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