Posted by: miriamjang | March 24, 2011

Distinctive Bacteria in Autistic Kids’ Guts Could Enable Urine Test for Autism

Distinctive Bacteria in Autistic Kids’ Guts Could Enable Urine Test for Autism
Autistic children have distinctive chemicals in their urine, according to a study by British researchers who say the results could pave the way for an diagnostic test for the disorder.
The finding also lends more weight to theories that substances related to gut bacteria may contribute to autism
http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2010-06/study-finds-distinctive-gut-bacteria-autistic-kids-urine

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