October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 11, 2014|
A preliminary trial finds that teaching parents certain therapeutic interactions for babies showing early signs of autism may improve the infants’ future social development.
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 25, 2014|
Fixing impaired pruning and autophagy signaling in neurons eases the symptoms of autism in a mouse model of the disorder.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
July 22, 2014|
Researchers determine that heritability outweighs non-genetic risk factors when it comes to the developmental disorder.
July 15, 2014|
Scientists express mixed enthusiasm over a trial to use cord blood stem cells as a treatment for autism.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 5, 2014|
Examining more than 20 years of Swedish birth records, researchers determine that autism risk is influenced equally by genetic and environmental factors.