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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 effect of the phrase "the efficacy of APT cuts across disease models" in paragraph 5?

A

It introduces the idea that APT is medically ethical.

B

It makes the reader aware that APT can treat more than just autism.

C

It emphasizes the point that the study results are tentative and not wholly conclusive.

D

It underscores the fact that genetic and environmental autism are different.