U.S. News & World Report: MRI sheds new light on brain networks tied to autism

| Posted in Brain Disease, Brain Education, Brain Research

New research suggests that a special MRI technique can spot abnormal connections in the brains of preschoolers with autism. The discovery “may be a clue for future diagnosis and even for therapeutic intervention in preschool children with [autism],” study co-author Dr. Lin Ma, a radiologist at Chinese PLA General Hospital in Beijing, explained in a news release from the journal Radiology. (March 28, 2018)

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