Trending Medical and health breaking news Jake’s mice: Searching for answers to the puzzle of autism

Trending Medical and health breaking news Jake’s mice: Searching for answers to the puzzle of autism

Research assistant Katie McCullough holds up a mouse for Jake Litvag, 16, to see inside a Washington University lab where doctors are using the mice and Jake’s genes to study a rare form of autism linked to a mutation in the MYT1L gene Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021, in St. Louis. Researchers are using a mouse…