Author Archives: Nicholette Zeliadt

Autism Shares Brain Signature with Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

Gene expression patterns in the brains of people with these conditions, new research finds  

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Scientists Use Light to Turn Off Autism Symptoms in Mice

The findings hint at treatments that could restore the balance of brain activity

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Brain Scans May Forecast Autism in Babies

Checks on 6-month-old infants accurately predict which children will be diagnosed at age 2

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Autism in Motion: Could Motor Problems Trigger Social Ones?

Kids battling physical awkwardness may miss crucial opportunities to learn about interaction

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