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Spectrum: Autism Research News


Einat Waizbard-Bartov

Postdoctoral researcher, Ben-Gurion University

January 2024
An illustration of a magnifying glass, checklists, and anonymous figures.

‘Prototypical autism’ research is likely a dead end

by , ,  /  25 January 2024

Efforts to define “frank” or “classic” forms of the condition build on several assumptions that the science has not yet borne out.