Did you know that Minnesota is higher than the national average with 1 in 42 children diagnosed with autism? The national average is 1 in 59. We are proud to support SPARK (Simons Powering Autism Research), the largest autism study ever done in the U.S. to build a community of 50,000 people with autism and their families. KARE-11 spoke with research scientist Suma Jacob about why this study is important and how families can be a part of this research. View the full broadcast here.