Genetics ‘are to blame for nearly all autism cases’

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Genetics ‘are to blame for nearly all autism cases’ | Daily Mail Online.

“The team compared the behaviour of pairs of identical twins, who share all their DNA, and non-identical twins, who have only half their genes in common.

They found the condition was far more common in identical twins than in non-identical ones. The study, in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, concluded that DNA was behind between 74 to 98 per cent of autism cases.”

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