According to researchers, an experimental drug extends lifespan in male mice and ameliorates a number of behavioral symptoms of Rett syndrome in female mice, signifying the disorder may be reversible.
Findings could help lead to new treatments for brain disorders marked by chaotic neural oscillations.
A new study indicates adults who were born prematurely are more likely to display certain signs of autism and be more socially withdrawn than those who were born full term.
A new study reports the rise in autism diagnosis across the US is due, in part, to the reclassification of other intellectual disabilities which often co-occur with autism.
A new study claims researchers have identified a new cause for some cases of autism and other intellectual disabilities.
According to a new study, tapeworms can protect infant rats from neuroinflammation.
Researchers have deciphered the code the brain uses to make the most of its "noisy" neural circuitry.
A new stem cell study could help predict autism and could lead to new drug targets for ASD.
A new study reports researchers have discovered a link between autism and genetic changes in some segments of DNA responsible for switching on genes in the brain.
Researchers report children with autism who are overly sensitive to sensory stimulation show different brain reactions to those with autism who don't respond so severely.
A new study implies boys may be overrepresented as autistic based on normal sex differences.
Researchers report that low glycemic index diets appear to reduce symptoms of autism in mouse models.