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Could interneuron migration explain macrocephaly?

Added: 23.02.2018 13:29 | 0 views | 0 comments

Researchers have discovered a new crosstalk between the migrating inhibitory interneurons and the stem cells that generate the excitatory neurons. The researchers discovered that this cellular dialogue controls the growth of the cerebral cortex and that its impairment leads a cortical malformation previously associated with autism in mice.


Home surveillance shows a cougar walking up to a couple's window in Wisconsin

Added: 20.02.2018 20:49 | 0 views | 0 comments

Researchers say that in its very early stages, a blood test has diagnosed autism with 92 percent accuracy, and home surveillance shows a cougar walking up to a couple's window in Wisconsin.


Blood and urine tests developed to indicate autism in children

Added: 19.02.2018 10:39 | 1 views | 0 comments

New blood and urine tests which search for damage to proteins could lead to earlier detection of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and consequently children with autism could be given appropriate treatment much earlier in their lives. ASDs are defined as developmental disorders mainly affecting social interaction and they can include a wide spectrum of behavioral problems. These include speech disturbances, repetitive and/or compulsive behavior, hyperactivity, anxiety, and difficulty to adapt to new environments, some with or without cognitive impairment.


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