People with autism may show an altered pattern of brain activity when looking at two competing images.
Charting the structure and function of the brain’s many circuits may unravel autism’s mysteries.
The levels of four chemicals in the brain may distinguish autism and vary with its severity, according to a new study.
One form of the protein implicated in Angelman syndrome and autism clusters in the nucleus, and it’s this form that may be critical to brain development.
Alysson Muotri aims to build a ‘thinking’ brain as a model for autism — even if his colleagues consider that work controversial.
A browser-based platform simulates functional neuronal circuits in the brain regions of several species.
The brains of some autistic children may not adapt to repeated touch or sound, even after several minutes.
A new method enables scientists to grow organoids that reliably reproduce the diversity of cells at the brain’s surface.
Brain tissues from people with autism of unknown cause and from people with either of two genetic forms of the condition all show similar patterns of methyl groups on DNA.