PTEN mutations in patients with autistic spectrum disorders

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This study is looking for patients aged 1-17 years  with relative and absolute macrocephaly( =/> than 98% HC) who have Autism Spectrum disorder to screen for PTEN mutation.

The patients would need to come to Kennedy Krieger Institute or Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Contact information:

Dr. Deepa Menon (Principal Investigator)
Phone: 443-923-7582
E-mail: Menon at

A handout for patients is available.

This is IRB-approved via Johns Hopkins.


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Last revised 04-Apr-2011 by Steven Leber