26 May 2015
Washington: Opening up the possibility for early diagnosis of ovarian cancer, scientists have identified genetic material that distinguishes its cells from normal cells.
27 Apr 2013
Scientists have found a way of detecting and quantifying an infant's risk of autism in the womb itself, says a new study conducted by scientists in the US.
08 May 2015
London: Premature birth can alter the connectivity between key areas of the brain, thereby making them vulnerable to disorders such as autism, says a study.
19 Apr 2015
Berlin: A cancer diagnosis can lead patients to experience post-traumatic stress which may affect cognitive function, a new study has found.
13 Apr 2015
London: Non-violent video games which capitalise on engaging storytelling have pro-social benefits that could ultimately be helpful to clinical disorders such as autism, says a study.
08 Apr 2015
New York: US technology giant Microsoft has launched a pilot program to hire autistic workers at its headquarters in Washington state.
03 Apr 2015
New Delhi: To help better understand autism and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development the Centre for Child and Adolescent Well Being (CCAW) is geared up for several awareness raising actions.
04 Apr 2015
New York: Using his experience of treating Ebola-infected patients in Liberia last year, a US doctor has developed a tool to predict whether suspected Ebola patients would actually carry the virus.
21 Mar 2015
London: Genes linked with a greater risk of developing autism may also be associated with higher intelligence, a new study has found.
20 Feb 2015
Washington: According to US, autism genes are activated during fetal brain development. Autism-related mutations are connected to a pathway that regulates brain development.