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22 September 2011Comments ( 1 )
Two new studies suggest that people with autism don't all have trouble detecting the motion of people and animals. What they do struggle with is picking up social information from bodies in motion.
21 September 2011Comments ( 2 )
Researchers have optimized an early social screening questionnaire to distinguish autism from other developmental disabilities in preschool-aged children.
21 September 2011Comments ( 0 )
Neurons in a mouse model of fragile X syndrome make more connections during a critical period in development compared with controls, but are slower to respond to signals.
20 September 2011Comments ( 2 )
Half of behavioral neuroscience studies published in top-tier journals make a crucial statistical error.
20 September 2011Comments ( 0 )
Probiotic bacteria alleviate stress in healthy mice and modify the expression of receptors for a chemical messenger that inhibits signaling in the brain.