High school interns don’t just gain new skills — they also form a pipeline of future scientists.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Science & Society
From funding decisions to scientific fraud, a wide range of societal factors shape autism research.
Discussion among autism researchers on Twitter this week swirled around how well pediatricians assess the condition, how it affects cognitive aging and how it alters cardiometabolic disease risk.
Here is a roundup of news and research for the week of 30 January.
Elsevier’s retractions focus on peer review and conflicts of interest.
A new measure shows how greatly movement influences associations between traits and brain activity, revealing abundant false positives and false negatives.
Conversation took off this week around precision in neuroscience measurements, a new strategy to rescue Rett neurons, autism insights from protein interactomes, and mechanisms of touch perception.
Here is a roundup of news and research for the week of 23 January.
Serious differences in autism identification persist, according to an analysis of autistic children in New Jersey over 16 years.