Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

, Volume 18, Issue 4, pp 539–551

Is autism associated with anomalous dominance?

  • Marion Leboyer
  • Daniel N. Osherson
  • Marika Nosten
  • Pierre Roubertoux
Article

Abstract

Geschwind and Galaburda (1985, 1985b) have advanced a theory of the development of anomalous dominance and its biological associations. The present article reviews existing literature in an attempt to apply this theory to the study of autism.

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marion Leboyer
    • 3
  • Daniel N. Osherson
    • 1
  • Marika Nosten
    • 2
  • Pierre Roubertoux
    • 2
  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUSA
  2. 2.Groupe Génétique et comportementsParisFrance
  3. 3.INSERM Unité 155Chateau de LongchampParisFrance

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