Autism News and Research

Latest Autism News and Research

Hand-held device brings speech to impaired

Hand-held device brings speech to impaired

Discovery of molecule that may hold key to learning and memory

Discovery of molecule that may hold key to learning and memory

Expert panel dispels the many myths of Autism

Expert panel dispels the many myths of Autism

Science of autism

Science of autism

Genome data may contain small but significant errors

Genome data may contain small but significant errors

Scientists more likely to have autistic children

Scientists more likely to have autistic children

Research shows brain's ability to overcome pain and thirst

Research shows brain's ability to overcome pain and thirst

Children with autism found to have specific memory problems that may underlie aspects of disorder

Children with autism found to have specific memory problems that may underlie aspects of disorder

New microRNA mechanism for regulating brain function

New microRNA mechanism for regulating brain function

Genetic cause of autism

Genetic cause of autism

Fish oil may improve behaviour of children with special educational needs

Fish oil may improve behaviour of children with special educational needs

Surprising autism finding

Surprising autism finding

Brain enlargement may indicate autism

Brain enlargement may indicate autism

Mirror neurons in autistic children abnormal

Mirror neurons in autistic children abnormal

Recognizing facial expressions is separate from identifying familiar faces in autism or Asperger's

Recognizing facial expressions is separate from identifying familiar faces in autism or Asperger's

Methylphenidate may be effective in treating autism

Methylphenidate may be effective in treating autism

Changes in our early sensory experiences resulting from disease or environmental factors may shape our sensory perceptions

Changes in our early sensory experiences resulting from disease or environmental factors may shape our sensory perceptions

Methylphenidate shows promise for hyperactivity associated with autism

Methylphenidate shows promise for hyperactivity associated with autism

New understanding of how neurogenesis occurs

New understanding of how neurogenesis occurs

Research has important implications for autism

Research has important implications for autism