FOXP1

Learn more about the FOXP1 gene and connect with other Simons Searchlight families with the resources below:

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Support Resources

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Research Article Summaries

Below, we have summarized research articles about changes in the FOXP1 gene. We hope you find this information helpful.

The information available about FOXP1 is limited, and families and doctors share a critical need for more information. As we learn more from children who have a change in this gene, we expect this list of resources and information to grow.

You can also visit the Simons Foundation’s SFARI Gene website to see information for researchers about this gene.

 

De novo mutations in FOXP1 in cases with intellectual disability, autism and language impairment

Original research article by F.F. Hamdan et al. (2010)

Read the abstract here and the Simons Searchlight summary here.

 

FOXP1 mutations cause intellectual disability and a recognizable phenotype

Original research article by A.K. Le Fevre et al. (2013).

Read the abstract here and the Simons Searchlight summary here.

 

Multiplex targeted sequencing identifies recurrently mutated genes in autism spectrum disorders

Original research article by B.K. O’Roak et al. (2012)

Read the abstract here and the Simons Searchlight summary here.

 

3p14.1 de novo microdeletion involving the FOXP1 gene in an adult patient with autism, severe speech delay and deficit of motor coordination

Original research article by O. Palumbo et al. (2013).

Read the abstract here and the Simons Searchlight summary here.

 

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Research Opportunities

Simons Searchlight

Help the Simons Searchlight team learn more about FOXP1 genetic changes by taking part in our research. You can learn more about the project and sign up here.

TIGER Study

The University of Washington’s Autism Center seeks to better understand the medical, learning, and behavioral features of people with changes in FOXP1.

Click here to learn more about this opportunity.

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Family Stories

Stories from FOXP1 families:

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