Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the International Society for Autism
The International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) is a scientific and
professional organization devoted to advancing knowledge about autism
spectrum disorders (ASDs), including autism, Apserger syndrome and Pervasive
Developmental Disorders Not Otherwise Specified (PDD NOS).
Autism Research will cover the developmental disorders known as Pervasive
Developmental Disorders (or autism spectrum disorders ASDs). The Journal
focuses on basic genetic, neurobiological and psychological mechanisms and
how these influence developmental processes in ASDs.
The Journal encourages the submission of articles that take a developmental
approach to the biology and psychology of autism, with a particular emphasis
on identifying underlying mechanisms and integrating across different levels
Usually papers should be empirical, but the Journal is willing to accept
theoretical papers if they significantly advance thinking. Individuals
included in research studies can span the full spectrum of ASD, including
the broader phenotype, and there are no restrictions on study participants
in terms of age or intellectual ability.
The Journal is willing to take papers reporting work on animals or
fundamental biology that are directly relevant to a greater understanding of
Online ISSN: 1939-3806
Print ISSN: 1939-3792
Manuscript submission via online system.
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Abstracts available online. Articles available in HTML and PDF format.
Current Issue: Volume 2 Issue 4 (August 2009)
Date: 29 September 2009