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Mike Wigler’s team at Cold Spring Harbor Labs finds that spontaneous mutations are more prevalent in patients with autism than in patients with a first-degree relative also with autism. Perhaps the comparative genomic hybridization methods applied in this case will prove useful in sifting our spontaneous vs. ancestral forms of genetic variation in other diseases and mental disorders. Will males be assessed for rates of spontaneous mutation someday?

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