Connections between the cerebellum and brain networks do not seem to contribute substantially to the emergence of autism traits.
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Tag: brain imaging
People with autism or autism traits may be especially vulnerable to brain aging and cognitive decline, two studies suggest.
Environmental factors influence brain structure in autistic children more than in non-autistic children, according to an analysis of imaging data from twins.
Even when they share identical genetic backgrounds, mice from separate litters show different patterns of development, according to a new study.
Mutations in autism-linked genes lead to a variety of changes in brain activity, sensory perception and sleep-wake cycles in zebrafish.
Atypical development of a particular type of neuron explains the structural similarities seen in the brains of people with autism, schizophrenia and other conditions, according to a new study.
Minimally verbal autistic people do not differentiate the sound of their own name from that of a stranger, according to a new EEG study.