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Social Brain Development Altered at Young Age in Autism

News   Feb 27, 2018 | Original Story from The University of Geneva

 
‘Social Brain’ Networks are Altered at a Young Age in Autism

Each dot represents the gaze position for an individual child watching the movie. The blue dots on top represent the typically developing toddlers. The red dots represent toddlers with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The face wasn’t blurred during the experiment. Credit: The University of Geneva

 
 
 

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