New Tool Predicts Autism Risk Genes

A computational technique will help scientists to better identify genes, developmental stages of the brain, and cellular functions implicated in the disorder.

Mathematics Elucidates Language Use in Children with Autism

A new algorithmic approach to quantifying language production in individuals with autism has the potential to fill a vexing gap in autism research: the shortage of objective measures of whether a proposed therapy truly improves behavioral outcomes. Mark Clements, an engineering professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology, is building mathematical tools that can analyze […]