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JCM has received funding from Janssen Research and Development, receives book royalties from Guilford, Springer, and Lambert Press, and is a consultant with Blackthorn Therapeutics. JV has served on Advisory Boards for Roche, Novartis, and SynapDx. He has received research funding from Roche, Novartis, SynapDx, Seaside Therapeutics, and Forest. He has received editorial stipends from Springer and Wiley. SPP has been consulting for Stem Cell Technologies.
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Paşca, S.P., Veenstra-VanderWeele, J. & McPartland, J.C. Research and training in autism spectrum disorder to catalyze the next genomic and neuroscience revolutions. Mol Psychiatry 26, 1429–1431 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41380-020-0830-5
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