Scientists, led by Dr. Matthew P. Anderson, at the BIDMC suggests that gene UBEeA and neural circuits are contributing factors to impaired sociability in some forms of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Most studies discovered that autism was mainly caused by genetics.
A new study has induced empathy-like behavior in persons with autism by identifying then manipulating a brain circuit in an experimental model.
A recent study suggests that too many connections in the brain could be partly responsible for the symptoms of autism, including communication deficits and unusual talents.
New study confirms the behavioral differences in girls and boys with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
A study has confirmed that autistic children have a higher problem-solving capacity and are more creative.
Researchers have found that a genetic mutation is responsible for the development of autism in children and may be able to reverse its effects.
A panel of influential people have decided not to support physicians' request for early screening for autism in all children.