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Spectrum: Autism Research News
Monkeys with multiple copies of the gene MeCP2 have irregular brain waves similar to those seen in some children with autism.
Infections during pregnancy increase levels of an immune molecule in the placenta that alters brain development and behavior in mice.
A three-dimensional atlas of the rhesus macaque brain details the structural and functional boundaries between brain regions with unprecedented accuracy.
Fusing two spheres of neurons that either ramp up or tamp down brain activity yields neural networks like those in the developing brain.
More than 100 labs in 17 countries have built miniaturized microscopes that plug into the brains of mice.
Mice born to obese mothers have irregular microbiomes, brain abnormalities and autism features.