23 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
A new method for measuring severity in disorders such as autism can help researchers correct for the widely varying autism symptoms in the study participants, according to a paper published 2 May in NeuroImage.
16 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
New algorithms can analyze recordings of infants performing tasks that gauge their attention, suggesting a way to automate the detection of autism symptoms.
9 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
A pair of enzymes improve the gene-editing technology known as CRISPR by providing more precise molecular 'scissors' to cut and paste DNA snippets.
2 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
Researchers debuted a three-dimensional model of an average synapse, the point of connection between neurons, in the 30 May issue of Science.
25 June 2014Comments ( 0 )
A fine, inhaled mist may be the most effective way to deliver oxytocin — a hormone involved in social bonding — to the brain, reports a study on monkeys published 3 March in Psychoneuroendocrinology.