House of Mind

"Biology gives you a brain. Life turns it into a mind" - Jeffrey Eugenides

  • 9th January
    2012
  • 09
The Autism Enigma: Nature Neuroscience Special Issue

Nature Neuroscience, one of the world’s leading peer reviewed scientific journals, has put out a whole issue dedicated to autism and autism-spectrum disorders that is freely available to everyone. I happen to have a hard copy of it and it’s a comprehensive collection of all the recent advances in that field. Click on the link to access a copy of the issue, which includes news, commentaries, research articles, reviews and more. Another nice thing is that it integrates findings from multiple levels of research (top-down), which means that there are articles about behavior, systems, the role of transmitters, molecules, etc…