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27 February 2015Comments ( 0 )
A cluster of neurons helps monkeys cooperate, and a human gene makes a mouse brain look like a person's.
27 February 2015Comments ( 2 )
People with autism often mix up the pronouns ‘me’ and ‘you.’ A new study suggests this may be because they cannot distinguish between themselves and others.
26 February 2015Comments ( 4 )
By mapping the connections between autism genes, researchers are finding clues to the disorder’s origins. The key, they say, is to begin without bias.
25 February 2015Comments ( 0 )
Researchers can coax human stem cells to grow into layered structures that mimic the brain’s center for motor control, the cerebellum.
24 February 2015Comments ( 0 )
Native speakers of tonal languages who have autism are adept at identifying pitch in music, but this does not help them interpret tone in language.