Grunya Sukhareva characterized autism nearly two decades before Austrian doctors Leo Kanner and Hans Asperger. So why did the latter get all the credit?
From funding decisions to scientific fraud, a wide range of societal factors shape autism research.
An inexpensive, noninvasive method can track social brain development in infants in low-resource countries.
Austria must train more autism specialists, expand its research funding and build more centers for autism diagnosis and treatment.
Just 16 percent of adults with autism are in full-time paid employment, and those who do get a job often face discrimination and isolation at work.
Researchers and autistic artists exploring virtual reality to study, treat and simulate autism traits.
The best way to deliver surprises from genetic findings is to provide adequate information and counseling alongside the results.
Watch the complete replay of Stelios Georgiades discussing a model for predicting trajectories in children with autism.