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Natalia de Marco

Postdoctoral associate, NYU Langone Medical Center

Natalia de Marco is a postdoctoral associate in Gordon Fishell's laboratory at New York University Langone Medical Center in the departments of cell biology and neural science.
November 2011

A case for the importance of interneurons in autism

by ,  /  22 November 2011

The etiology of autism may be best understood as an impairment of neuronal circuits, specifically interneurons that dampen signals in the brain, says neuroscientist Gordon Fishell.