Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 227–230 | Cite as

Brief report: The role of national brain and tissue banks in research on autism and developmental disorders

  • H. Ronald Zielke
  • Sally Wisniewski
  • Stuart A. Stein
Brief Reports

Abstract

Donated organs and tissues give life and sight, teach researchers how the brain works, provide drugs for fighting cancer, and allow us to master the very genes that define us as human. (Swerdlow, 1989)

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References

  1. Swerdlow, J. L. (1989).Matching needs, saving lives. Building a comprehensive network for transplantation and biomedical research (The Annenberg Washington Program). Evanston, IL: Communications Policy Studies, Northwestern University.Google Scholar

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Ronald Zielke
    • 1
  • Sally Wisniewski
    • 1
  • Stuart A. Stein
    • 2
  1. 1.Brain and Tissue Bank, Department of PediatricsUniversity of MarylandBaltimore
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyUniversity of MiamiUSA

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