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Autism Research: 25th September, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: 25th September, 2015 Week in Review

Autism biomarker might help better diagnosis A path breaking new study from the prestigious University of California, Irvine has identified a new biomarker that might aid in diagnosing the rapidly spreading neurodevelopmental disorder. Headed by Dr. J. Jay...
Autism Research: 17 September, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: 17 September, 2015 Week in Review

Autism masked by ADHD in young children, study reveals A new study conducted by pediatrician Dr. Amir Miodovnik and his team has found that symptoms of the condition ADHD might be overshadowing or masking autism spectrum disorders in very young kids. A stagg...
Autism Research: September 11, 2016 Week in Review
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Autism Research: September 11, 2016 Week in Review

Gender bias ranks high in autism ‘Reading the mind in the eyes’ test In the largest ever study of its kind, scientists have discovered a serious gender predilection for autism. Published this week in the journal PLoS ONE, lead author Professor Simon Baron ...
Autism Research: October 16, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: October 16, 2015 Week in Review

Social brain impaired in autism, study reveals Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles have identified areas in brain that are responsible for regulating social behaviors. They found that in young adults with high functioning autism, the...
Autism Research: October 9, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: October 9, 2015 Week in Review

Research identifies vital receptor for autism therapy In their relentless search for autism therapy, researchers from the Scripps Research Institute have landed on a key receptor called 5-HT2cR that could prove to be a blessing for individuals on the spect...
Autism Research: 2nd October, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: 2nd October, 2015 Week in Review

Analysis reveals 65 autism genes In a largest ever study of its kind, scientists from University of California, San Francisco have identified 65 genes that essay a role in autism spectrum disorders. The team led by Stephan Sanders sad that 28 of these were...
Autism Research: September 4, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: September 4, 2015 Week in Review

New genetic tests might help make inroads in autism diagnosis and therapy According to a new study published by the Journal of American Medical Association, two new technologies of genetic testing have been developed to help identify mutations linked to aut...
Autism Research: August 28, 2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: August 28, 2015 Week in Review

Technology to transform behavior therapy in autism Scientists are constantly striving to improvise existing methods of delivering therapies to children with autism. In one such endeavour, doctoral student Nkiruka Uzuegbunam, teamed up with his professors to...
Autism Research: August 21,2015 Week in Review
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Autism Research: August 21,2015 Week in Review

Study examines relation between creativity and autism In a one-of-its kind study, a new paper published this week has examined how people having autistic traits at high levels tend to produce exceptionally creative ideas. The study found that although peop...