Autism/Asperger's Research Program

This is the autism research page for Professor James B. Adams and his research team at Arizona State University.

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The Gut Microbiome: Opening new possibilities for autism treatment

New Study Results for Microbiota Transplant Therapy for Children with Autism

Watch a video presentation by Prof. James Adams and Dr. Rosa Krajmalnik-Brown for a family-friendly explanation of the results from our Microbiota Transplant Therapy for Children with Autism study! You can read the full article here.

In the News: You can view Fox News' coverage of the study here, watch a feature about the study in a documentary here, watch a Facebook live interview with Prof. Adams here, and read a press release about the study by ASU Now here.

New Study Published! “Long-term benefit of Microbiota Transfer Therapy in Autism Symptoms and Gut Microbiota,”

Autism symptoms reduced nearly 50% two years after fecal transplant. You can read the article and the press release online. 

New Study Results for Microbiota Transplant Therapy for Autism