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Natural Or Synthetic Secretin Does Not Reduce Symptoms Of Autism, Study Shows

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November 13, 2002
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Secretin, touted as a possible cure for autism just three years ago, is not a magic bullet that relieves the symptoms of the developmental disorder, report researchers at the University of Washington and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Their study, which involved the largest and most-comprehensive trials of the hormone yet conducted, is published in the November issue of Journal of the American Academy of Child Adolescent Psychiatry.

Secretin, touted as a possible cure for autism just three years ago, is not a magic bullet that relieves the symptoms of the developmental disorder, report researchers at the University of Washington and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Their study, which involved the largest and most-comprehensive trials of the hormone yet conducted, is published in the November issue of Journal of the American Academy of Child Adolescent Psychiatry.


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