The female protective effect in autism spectrum disorder is not mediated by a single genetic locus
- Author(s): Sanders, Stephan
- Gockley, J
- Willsey, AJ
- Dong, S
- Dougherty, JD
- Constantino, JN
- Sanders, SJ
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4429476?pdf=render
© 2015 Gockley et al.; licensee BioMed Central.Background: A 4:1 male to female sex bias has consistently been observed in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Epidemiological and genetic studies suggest a female protective effect (FPE) may account for part of
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