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December 9, 1999 | THOMAS H. MAUGH II, TIMES MEDICAL WRITER
A hormone that has been highly touted as the first effective drug treatment for autism showed no benefits for children with the mysterious disorder in the first of several government trials, North Carolina researchers report today. The drug, secretin, is a hormone that the body naturally produces to assist in digestion.
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April 5, 2001
Parents whose autistic children received three doses of the highly touted drug secretin in a new clinical trial reported an improvement in symptoms, but that improvement could not be verified by a psychologist who rated the children, researchers for the drug's manufacturer reported in a press conference Wednesday. Although neither parents nor researchers knew which children received the drug, made by Repligen Corp.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 5, 2001
Parents whose autistic children received three doses of the highly touted drug secretin in a new clinical trial reported an improvement in symptoms, but that improvement could not be verified by a psychologist who rated the children, researchers for the drug's manufacturer reported in a press conference Wednesday. Although neither parents nor researchers knew which children received the drug, made by Repligen Corp.
NEWS
December 9, 1999 | THOMAS H. MAUGH II, TIMES MEDICAL WRITER
A hormone that has been highly touted as the first effective drug treatment for autism showed no benefits for children with the mysterious disorder in the first of several government trials, North Carolina researchers report today. The drug, secretin, is a hormone that the body naturally produces to assist in digestion.
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