An inexpensive new set of tests allows researchers to rapidly analyze the genetic glitch underlying fragile X syndrome.
Emerging tools and techniques that may advance autism research.
A potent chemical cocktail renders tissue transparent in a way that makes even buried brain structures visible.
A new imaging technique allows researchers to illuminate the junctions between neurons in a living person’s brain.
Researchers have charted gene expression in the brains of rhesus macaques from before birth into adulthood.
A new tool provides speedy analysis of gene expression in individual neurons from postmortem brain tissue.
A fusion of two proteins can silence the activity of specific neurons in the zebrafish spinal cord.
The popular gene-editing tool CRISPR can tag proteins in the brain, illuminating the whereabouts of autism candidates.
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