Autism: a missing protein in brain?

Authors

  • Hemaila Shanzeh Tariq 5th Year MBBS Student, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Yusuf Hafiz Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47391/JPMA.396

Abstract

Autism Spectrum Disorder is a set of neurodevelopmental disorders characterized by deficits in social communication (social-emotional reciprocity, non verbal interaction and developing and maintaining relationships) and restricted and repetitive behavioral patterns or interests.1 Autism is a multi-factorial, rather than single, disorder of complex etiology.

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Published

2021-02-11

How to Cite

Hemaila Shanzeh Tariq, & Muhammad Yusuf Hafiz. (2021). Autism: a missing protein in brain?. Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 1-2. https://doi.org/10.47391/JPMA.396

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Letter to the Editor