Developmental Disorders

Developmental Disorders

Spontaneous (non-inherited) DNA mutations likely play a role in the development of childhood-onset schizophrenia (COS), according to new research. In... Read More
Using cells stored in autism research repositories, scientists have identified specific molecular defects that disrupt communication pathways in the cells... Read More
New research reveals that the electrical stimulation of a brain structure in mice relieves behaviors related to autism , thus... Read More
A Milestone in the Search for Schizophrenia’s Causes
Exciting news reported today in Nature and featured in the New York Times points to one of the likely causes... Read More
Scientists have found that other disorders including intellectual disability can confuse the diagnosis of autism . This provides a possible... Read More