A new method restores blood flow and some functions in pig brains four hours after the animals have died.
Efforts to ease the symptoms of autism are beginning to ramp up, with promising candidates in various stages of testing.
Mice colonized with gut microbes from some autistic boys show behaviors like those of the boys.
The ability to learn from social experiences wanes by adulthood, at least in mice — but the recreational drug ecstasy may bring it back.
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Clinicians need a more consistent and evidence-based approach to prescribing antipsychotics to children and adolescents with autism.
Researchers say they are unimpressed with a study that underpins a tech company’s new digital therapy for autism.
Two drugs that alter the activity of the hormone vasopressin seem to improve social communication in autistic people, but some experts question the findings.
Researchers are edging closer to a therapy for Angelman syndrome — a condition related to autism — that involves injecting the gene-editing enzyme CRISPR into the fetal brain.