Brain waves in infancy forecast autism, people with more autism features have trouble detecting lies, and veterinarians battle claims that vaccines cause autism in dogs.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Watch the complete replay of Shafali Jeste discussing her work investigating brain structure and function in infants at high risk for autism.
A large dataset that catalogs the features of many brain conditions could transform the quest for biomarkers of autism.
Scientists campaign for elected office in record numbers, folate autoantibodies are common in autism families, and neurons form a genetic mosaic in the brain.
A pruning protein reshapes neurons, culture should be a consideration in trials of autism treatments, and another U.S. state adds autism to the list of indications for medical cannabis.
Nonverbal children with autism don't show the typical wave of brain activity involved in linking objects with their names.
Children with autism do not predict repeating sights and sounds, even after experiencing them dozens of times over a few minutes.
A new ultrasound device provides high-resolution movies of blood flow through the brains of infants.