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healthland.time.com/2013/02/22/why-girls-may-be-protected-against-autism

Feb 22, 2013 ... Boys outnumber girls when it comes to autism diagnoses, and researchers may have uncovered one reason why. Boys are four times more ...

www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2017/06/27/does-earlier-verbal-development-help-protect-baby-girls-autism

Jun 27, 2017 ... An Autism Speaks Weatherstone fellow explores how early sex-differences in typical development may help explain autism's skewed sex ratio.

www.scientificamerican.com/article/females-are-genetically-protected-from-autism

Mar 10, 2014 ... “This strongly argues that females are protected from autism and developmental ... but don't explain what confers protection against autism in women. The fact that autism is difficult to diagnose in girls may mean that studies ...

spectrumnews.org/news/twin-study-suggests-girls-are-protected-from-autism-risk

Feb 28, 2013 ... Double take: Girls don't have autism-like behaviors unless they come ... Others have suggested that girls may be protected through a genetic ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5112643

Nov 16, 2016 ... In fact, though autistic females may have similar trouble with social communication as .... Bias against the identification of female cases by male- tailored ... Put another way, if females are protected from ASD risk, then there are  ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4164392

A strong male bias in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) prevalence has been observed with ... Genetic studies demonstrate that females are protected from the effects of .... For girls then, ID may be more likely the secondary issue prompting .... that imprinted genes expressed only from the paternal X protect against ASD [ 59].

www.newsweek.com/autism-sisters-project-research-genetics-623890

Jun 10, 2017 ... The Autism Sisters Project seeks to understand why boys are four times more ... “ If we have a pathway in the brain that is actually protecting against ... Boys are more likely to develop autism than girls, and they may also have ...

www.livescience.com/53194-do-girls-have-protection-from-autism.html

Dec 23, 2015 ... Girls have more genetic markers for autism but are less likely to ... There may be something protecting girls against symptom severity — a ...

www.autismsupportnetwork.com/news/study-why-more-boys-girls-have-autism-390092833

... that starts to explain why this may be,” said co-principal investigator Stephen Scherer, ... “Girls are different in that, even if they are missing one PTCHD1 gene, ... While these women are protected, autism could appear in future generations of  ...