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Century-old Drug Reverses Signs of Autism in Mice, Elizabeth Norton

Norton, Elizabeth. "Century-old Drug Reverses Signs of Autism in Mice." Science. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 17 June 2014. Web. 23 Mar. 2016.

What is the purpose of paragraph 2 ("Now a new study....")?

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To provide more statistics to increase the author's credibility.

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To highlight the differences between genetic versus environmental autism.

C

To corroborate the claim made in paragraph 1.

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To establish ethos through providing credentials of the authors.