Researchers report on how diversity in autistic traits can be traced to differences in genetic mutations.
Exposure to fine particulate air pollution during the third trimester of pregnancy puts offspring at higher risk of autism, a new study reports.
A new gene expression study of the brains of those with autism is the largest of its kind.
New research could help children with fragile X syndrome to memorize new information learned.
Researchers report children with ASD were more than twice as likely to have mothers who suffered from preeclampsia during pregnancy.
Neuroimaging techniques allow researchers to use neural representations of social thought to predict autism diagnosis with 97 percent accuracy, a new study reports.
Researchers report that some people with autism have a deficiency of the neurexin-II gene.
Using a mouse model of autism, researchers discover a malfunctioning neural circuit associated with the reduced capacity for motor learning, a new study reports.
Researchers have implicated a new gene associated with Rett syndrome in idiopathic autism.
A new study reports an under-representation of black and Hispanic children being diagnosed with autism.
A new study could help explain why preterm babies are at higher risk of neurodevelopmental disorders.
Brain Anatomy Differences Between Autistic and Typically Developing Individuals Are Indistinguishable
A new study reports the brain anatomy in MRI scans of those with autism and typically developing individuals is virtually indistinguishable above the age of six.
A new study reports autism symptoms develop by the age of 18 months in 57% of children who have an older sibling with ASD.
Sulforaphane, a chemical derived from broccoli sprouts, could help improve behavioral and social problems associated with ASD, a new study reports.
Researchers present a new hypothesis that autism might be rooted in an impaired ability to predict events or other people's reactions.