This unique study analyzing frontal cortex microstructure is in the identification of the underlying cellular and molecular defects in autistic brain. A comprehensive study of this kind has never been attempted in autism, says Dr. Sophia Cola Marino, vice president of research for Autism Speaks. Abnormal growth, the first window into the development of the brain in autism could be what we know next to nothing. .

###About AutismAutism is a complex brain disorder that a person’s ability to communicate and develop social relationships, inhibits and is often accompanied by extreme behavioral challenges. Autism spectrum disorders are in a diagnosed in 150 children in the United States, affecting four times as many boys as girls. The diagnosis of autism has increased tenfold in increased over the last decade. And Prevention the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, have autism a national public health crisis, whose cause and cure remain unknown.The author sets the book that, lovely black and white and brightly colored images have never seen in public. Closes in an event of New York Academy of Sciences of on 15 December.