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André Fenton

Professor, New York University

André Fenton is professor of neural science at the Center for Neural Science at New York University. He studies how brains store memories, and how we activate information that is relevant without activating what is irrelevant.

September 2018
Artwork shows a flock of birds flying inside the head of a boy.

How a ‘pacemaker’ for the brain could ease autism traits

by  /  4 September 2018

Looking at the brain as a whole suggests that nudging flawed sets of neurons to collaborate better might alleviate autism traits.