Brain imaging data reveal sex differences in regions linked to social contact.
Emerging tools and techniques that may advance autism research.
A new, minimally invasive technique allows researchers to activate neurons in the brains of mice and monkeys by using a light source located outside of the head.
Standardized tests can reliably assess memory, language ability, executive function and other traits in people with intellectual disability linked to autism.
A comprehensive atlas of gene expression by brain region could spur new research on autism.
A new blood test can identify within seven hours whether a person carries the genetic mutation underlying fragile X syndrome.
A new device takes continuous brain images without restricting animals or altering their behavior.
Researchers are using machine learning to improve diagnostic predictions of autism, create interactive support robots, and more.
A new technique allows researchers to analyze raw data across multiple studies that use electroencephalography.
Analyzing five sleep-related factors reveals associations between sleep troubles in autistic children and problem behaviors during the day.
A custom-built machine can scan the brains of awake mice and may improve our understanding of conditions such as autism.
Some cells in brain organoids — 3D clusters of cultured brain cells — fail to develop fully.