22 April 2015Comments ( 0 )
A new method for labeling cell lines and checking their quality could improve the validity of study results.
15 April 2015Comments ( 0 )
A new technique allows researchers to trace the location and measure expression levels of hundreds of genes in individual cells. The method, described 9 April in Science, could reveal networks of genes with relevance to autism.
8 April 2015Comments ( 0 )
A convoy of miniature plastic rafts boosts the survival of lab-grown neurons, using a new method that could help autism researchers easily grow many thousands of cells at once.
1 April 2015Comments ( 0 )
A 20-minute test enlists parents in gauging a toddler’s social development by showing them a video of how a typically developing child acts.
25 March 2015Comments ( 0 )
Newly developed microscopic beads give cells unique barcodes based on the cells’ gene expression patterns. This faster and cheaper system could help researchers study autism in cultured cells.