Autistic adults may not experience the typical age-related decline in brain regions related to vision.
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Tag: brain imaging
Can brain scans, in the wrong hands, compromise research participants’ identity? The risk is minimal.
Associated primarily with its role in movement, the striatum may also influence the social difficulties of autistic people.
Autism researchers who use brain scans may not be accounting for the head motion caused by study participants’ breathing.
The long fibers of neurons in the brains of young children with autism are structured differently from those of their neurotypical peers — and from those of older children with the condition.
A new analysis hints at the source of the rampant inconsistency among brain imaging studies in autism: significant differences among study sites.
A magnetic scanner fitted within an ordinary bicycle helmet may make it easier to visualize autistic children’s brains.
The hemispheres in autistic people’s brains are more symmetrical than those of their typical peers, but it is unclear what this difference means.
A new analysis of nearly 40,000 people pinpoints 48 genetic variants that may determine the volume of certain brain areas.