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  1. The concomitant role of the Central Executive, the Saliency and the Social Cognition networks in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in demanding ecological tasks remains unanswered. We addressed this question usin...

    Authors: Susana Mouga, Isabel Catarina Duarte, Cátia Café, Daniela Sousa, Frederico Duque, Guiomar Oliveira and Miguel Castelo-Branco

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:9

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  2. The genetic disorder tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is frequently accompanied by the development of neuropsychiatric disorders, including autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability, with varying de...

    Authors: Anatoly Korotkov, Mark J. Luinenburg, Alessia Romagnolo, Till S. Zimmer, Jackelien van Scheppingen, Anika Bongaarts, Diede W. M. Broekaart, Jasper J. Anink, Caroline Mijnsbergen, Floor E. Jansen, Wim van Hecke, Wim G. Spliet, Peter C. van Rijen, Martha Feucht, Johannes A. Hainfellner, Pavel Krsek…

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:8

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  3. Women who carry a premutation allele of the FMR1 gene are at increased vulnerability to an array of age-related symptoms and disorders, including age-related decline in select cognitive skills. However, the risk ...

    Authors: Jessica Klusek, Amanda Fairchild, Carly Moser, Marsha R. Mailick, Angela John Thurman and Leonard Abbeduto

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:7

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  4. Differences in face processing in individuals with ASD is hypothesized to impact the development of social communication skills. This study aimed to characterize the neural correlates of face processing in 12-...

    Authors: Joshua Glauser, Carol L. Wilkinson, Laurel J. Gabard-Durnam, Boin Choi, Helen Tager-Flusberg and Charles A. Nelson

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:6

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  5. RASopathies are genetic syndromes that result from pathogenic variants in the RAS-MAPK cellular signaling pathway. These syndromes, which include neurofibromatosis type 1, Noonan syndrome, cardiofaciocutaneous...

    Authors: Allison M. H. Foy, Rebekah L. Hudock, Ryan Shanley and Elizabeth I. Pierpont

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:5

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  6. Social communication is a key area of difficulty in fragile X syndrome (FXS) and there are not yet adequate outcome measurement tools. Appropriate outcome measures for FXS have been identified as a key area of...

    Authors: Rebecca Shaffer, Angela John Thurman, Lucienne Ronco, Diego Cadavid, Shane Raines and So Hyun Kim

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:4

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  7. This implementation feasibility study was conducted to determine whether an evidence-based parent-implemented distance-learning intervention model for young children at high likelihood of having ASD could be i...

    Authors: Sally J. Rogers, Aubyn Stahmer, Meagan Talbott, Gregory Young, Elizabeth Fuller, Melanie Pellecchia, Angela Barber and Elizabeth Griffith

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:3

    Content type: Research

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  8. Imitation skills play a crucial role in social cognitive development from early childhood. Many studies have shown a deficit in imitation skills in children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Little is know...

    Authors: Irène Pittet, Nada Kojovic, Martina Franchini and Marie Schaer

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:2

    Content type: Research

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  9. Phosphatase and tensin homologue (PTEN) is a cancer suppressor gene. Constitutional mutations affecting this gene are associated with several conditions, collectively termed PTEN hamartoma tumour syndromes (PHTS...

    Authors: Katherine Cummings, Alice Watkins, Chris Jones, Renuka Dias and Alice Welham

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2022 14:1

    Content type: Review

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  10. Sex chromosome aneuploidies (SCAs) are a collectively common family of genetic disorders that increase the risk for neuropsychiatric and cognitive impairment. Beyond being important medical disorders in their ...

    Authors: Srishti Rau, Ethan T. Whitman, Kimberly Schauder, Nikhita Gogate, Nancy Raitano Lee, Lauren Kenworthy and Armin Raznahan

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:61

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  11. Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) is associated with a range of neuropsychiatric difficulties, appropriately termed TSC-Associated Neuropsychiatric Disorders (TAND). The objectives of the study were to analyze ...

    Authors: Samuel Alperin, Darcy A. Krueger, David N. Franz, Karen D. Agricola, Gabrielle Stires, Paul S. Horn and Jamie K. Capal

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:60

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  12. Early-life stress can leave persistent epigenetic marks that may modulate vulnerability to psychiatric conditions later in life, including anxiety, depression and stress-related disorders. These are complex di...

    Authors: María Abellán-Álvaro, Oliver Stork, Carmen Agustín-Pavón and Mónica Santos

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:59

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  13. The current study used eye tracking to investigate attention and recognition memory in Phelan-McDermid syndrome (PMS), a rare genetic disorder characterized by intellectual disability, motor delays, and a high...

    Authors: Sylvia B. Guillory, Victoria Z. Baskett, Hannah E. Grosman, Christopher S. McLaughlin, Emily L. Isenstein, Emma Wilkinson, Jordana Weissman, Bari Britvan, M. Pilar Trelles, Danielle B. Halpern, Joseph D. Buxbaum, Paige M. Siper, A. Ting Wang, Alexander Kolevzon and Jennifer H. Foss-Feig

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:58

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  14. Early identification of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) provides an opportunity for early intervention and improved developmental outcomes. The use of electroencephalography (EEG) in infancy has shown promise i...

    Authors: Fleming C. Peck, Laurel J. Gabard-Durnam, Carol L. Wilkinson, William Bosl, Helen Tager-Flusberg and Charles A. Nelson

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:57

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  15. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental condition, which is characterized by clinical heterogeneity and high heritability. Core symptoms of ASD include deficits in social communication and inter...

    Authors: Jan Philipp Delling and Tobias M. Boeckers

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:55

    Content type: Review

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  16. Language plays a major role in human behavior. For this reason, neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders in which linguistic ability is impaired could have a big impact on the individual’s social interacti...

    Authors: Ron Nudel, Vivek Appadurai, Alfonso Buil, Merete Nordentoft and Thomas Werge

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:54

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  17. Phelan McDermid syndrome (PMS) is a neurogenetic condition associated with a high prevalence of intellectual disability (ID) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This study provides a more comprehensive and qua...

    Authors: Siddharth Srivastava, Emma Condy, Erin Carmody, Rajna Filip-Dhima, Kush Kapur, Jonathan A. Bernstein, Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, Craig M. Powell, Latha Soorya, Audrey Thurm, Joseph D. Buxbaum, Mustafa Sahin and Alexander Kolevzon

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:53

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  18. Turner syndrome (TS) is a genetic disorder associated with complete or partial absence of an X chromosome affecting approximately 1/2000 live female births. Available evidence suggests that, in the school-age ...

    Authors: Debra B. Reinhartsen, Emil Cornea, Margaret DeRamus, Angelia B. Waitt, Rebecca Edmondson Pretzel, Rebecca C. Knickmeyer, Marsha L. Davenport, John H. Gilmore and Stephen R. Hooper

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:52

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  19. Turner syndrome is the result of the partial or complete absence of an X chromosome in phenotypic girls. This can cause an array of medical and developmental difficulties. The intelligence quotient in females ...

    Authors: Hanna Björlin Avdic, Agnieszka Butwicka, Anna Nordenström, Catarina Almqvist, Agneta Nordenskjöld, Hedvig Engberg and Louise Frisén

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:51

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  20. The pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) remains a medical challenge even in the developed world. Although genetics and epigenetic factors have been variously indicted as major causes of the disorder...

    Authors: Ishiaq Olayinka Omotosho, Adekunbi Olufunke Akinade, Ikeoluwa Abiola Lagunju and Momoh A. Yakubu

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:50

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  21. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) impacts an individual’s ability to socialize, communicate, and interact with, and adapt to, the environment. Over the last two decades, research has focused on early identificati...

    Authors: Rebecca Grzadzinski, Dima Amso, Rebecca Landa, Linda Watson, Michael Guralnick, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Gedeon Deák, Annette Estes, Jessica Brian, Kevin Bath, Jed Elison, Leonard Abbeduto, Jason Wolff and Joseph Piven

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:49

    Content type: Review

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  22. Down syndrome (DS) is the most common genetic cause of intellectual disability (ID) worldwide. Understanding electrophysiological characteristics associated with DS provides potential mechanistic insights into...

    Authors: Sarah Hamburg, Daniel Bush, Andre Strydom and Carla M. Startin

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:48

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  23. Individuals with Fragile X syndrome (FXS) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) exhibit an array of symptoms, including sociability deficits, increased anxiety, hyperactivity, and sensory hyperexcitability. It is...

    Authors: Patricia S. Pirbhoy, Carrie R. Jonak, Rashid Syed, Donovan A. Argueta, Pedro A. Perez, Mark B. Wiley, Keon Hessamian, Jonathan W. Lovelace, Khaleel A. Razak, Nicholas V. DiPatrizio, Iryna M. Ethell and Devin K. Binder

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:47

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  24. Disturbances in sensory function are an important clinical feature of neurodevelopmental disorders such as fragile X syndrome (FXS). Evidence also directly connects sensory abnormalities with the clinical expr...

    Authors: Olivier Perche, Fabien Lesne, Alain Patat, Susanne Raab, Roy Twyman, Robert H. Ring and Sylvain Briault

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:45

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  25. Adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have lower engagement in their communities, higher rates of unemployment/underemployment, and continued difficulties with challenging behavior compared to their neuro...

    Authors: Leann Smith DaWalt, Emily Hickey, Rebekah Hudock, Amy Esler and Marsha Mailick

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:44

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  26. Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are associated with altered sensory processing and perception. Scalp recordings of electrical brain activity time-locked to sensory events (event-related potentials; ERPs) provi...

    Authors: Shlomit Beker, John J. Foxe, John Venticinque, Juliana Bates, Elizabeth M. Ridgeway, Roseann C. Schaaf and Sophie Molholm

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:43

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  27. Social interaction often occurs in noisy environments with many extraneous sensory stimuli. This is especially relevant for youth with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) who commonly experience sensory over-respo...

    Authors: Genevieve Patterson, Kaitlin K. Cummings, Jiwon Jung, Nana J. Okada, Nim Tottenham, Susan Y. Bookheimer, Mirella Dapretto and Shulamite A. Green

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:42

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  28. Preterm birth (<37 weeks) adversely affects development in behavioural, cognitive and mental health domains. Heightened rates of autism are identified in preterm populations, indicating that prematurity may co...

    Authors: Catherine Laverty, Andrew Surtees, Rory O’Sullivan, Daniel Sutherland, Christopher Jones and Caroline Richards

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:41

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:62

  29. CDKL5 deficiency disorder (CDD) is associated with refractory infantile onset epilepsy, global developmental delay, and variable features that include sleep, behavioral disturbances, and movement disorders. Cu...

    Authors: Heather E. Olson, Carolyn I. Daniels, Isabel Haviland, Lindsay C. Swanson, Caitlin A. Greene, Anne Marie M. Denny, Scott T. Demarest, Elia Pestana-Knight, Xiaoming Zhang, Ahsan N. Moosa, Andrea Fidell, Judith L. Weisenberg, Bernhard Suter, Cary Fu, Jeffrey L. Neul, Alan K. Percy…

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:40

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  30. Although autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are among the most heritable of all neuropsychiatric syndromes, most affected children are born to unaffected parents. Recently, we reported an average increase of 3–5% ov...

    Authors: Natasha Marrus, Tychele N. Turner, Elizabeth Forsen, Drew Bolster, Alison Marvin, Andrew Whitehouse, Laura Klinger, Christina A. Gurnett and J. N. Constantino

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:39

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  31. Families of young children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) frequently experience barriers to accessing evidence-based early intervention services. Telemedicine presents an opportunity to increase access to...

    Authors: Laura L. Corona, J. Alacia Stainbrook, Kathleen Simcoe, Liliana Wagner, Bethena Fowler, Amy S. Weitlauf, A. Pablo Juárez and Zachary Warren

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:38

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  32. The idea that alterations in gut-microbiome-brain axis (GUMBA)-mediated communication play a crucial role in human brain disorders like autism remains a topic of intensive research in various labs. Gastrointes...

    Authors: Safa Salim, Ayesha Banu, Amira Alwa, Swetha B. M. Gowda and Farhan Mohammad

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:37

    Content type: Review

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  33. Approximately 30% of children diagnosed with autism remain minimally verbal past age 5. Interventions are often effective in increasing spoken communication for some of these children. Clinical and research de...

    Authors: Nancy C. Brady, Christine Kosirog, Kandace Fleming and Lindsay Williams

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:36

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  34. Conceptual knowledge frameworks termed schemas facilitate memory formation and are posited to support flexible behavior. In adults, the medial temporal lobe (MTL) and medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) trade-off in ...

    Authors: Kevin M. Cook, Xiaozhen You, Joseph Bradley Cherry, Junaid S. Merchant, Mary Skapek, Meredith D. Powers, Cara E. Pugliese, Lauren Kenworthy and Chandan J. Vaidya

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:35

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  35. This paper reviews a candidate biomarker for ASD, the M50 auditory evoked response component, detected by magnetoencephalography (MEG) and presents a position on the roles and opportunities for such a biomarke...

    Authors: Timothy P. L. Roberts, Emily S. Kuschner and J. Christopher Edgar

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:34

    Content type: Review

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  36. Identification of ASD biomarkers is a key priority for understanding etiology, facilitating early diagnosis, monitoring developmental trajectories, and targeting treatment efforts. Efforts have included explor...

    Authors: Emily Neuhaus, Sarah J. Lowry, Megha Santhosh, Anna Kresse, Laura A. Edwards, Jack Keller, Erin J. Libsack, Veronica Y. Kang, Adam Naples, Allison Jack, Shafali Jeste, James C. McPartland, Elizabeth Aylward, Raphael Bernier, Susan Bookheimer, Mirella Dapretto…

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:33

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  37. Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) show deficits processing sensory feedback to reactively adjust ongoing motor behaviors. Atypical reliance on visual and somatosensory feedback each have been rep...

    Authors: Robin L. Shafer, Zheng Wang, James Bartolotti and Matthew W. Mosconi

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:32

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  38. Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in schools primarily for typically developing children is rare. However, less is known about transmission in schools for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities (ID...

    Authors: Michael R. Sherby, Tyler J. Walsh, Albert M. Lai, Julie A. Neidich, Joyce E. Balls-Berry, Stephanie M. Morris, Richard Head, Christopher G. Prener, Jason G. Newland and Christina A. Gurnett

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:31

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  39. Prenatal exposure to air pollutants is associated with increased risk for neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders. However, few studies have identified transcriptional changes related to air polluta...

    Authors: Amin Haghani, Jason I. Feinberg, Kristy C. Lewis, Christine Ladd-Acosta, Richard G. Johnson, Andrew E. Jaffe, Constantinos Sioutas, Caleb E. Finch, Daniel B. Campbell, Todd E. Morgan and Heather E. Volk

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:30

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  40. Children in Flint, Michigan, have experienced myriad sociodemographic adversities exacerbated by the Flint water crisis. To help inform child-focused prevention and intervention efforts, we aimed to describe p...

    Authors: Shuting Zheng, Somer L. Bishop, Tiffany Ceja, Mona Hanna-Attisha and Kaja LeWinn

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:29

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  41. Irritability is a common and impairing occurrence in autistic youth, yet the underlying mechanisms are not well-known. In typically developing populations, differences in frustration response have been suggest...

    Authors: Virginia Carter Leno, Georgia Forth, Susie Chandler, Philippa White, Isabel Yorke, Tony Charman, Andrew Pickles and Emily Simonoff

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:27

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  42. Phelan-McDermid syndrome (PMS) is a rare genetic disorder compromising the 22q13 terminal region and affecting SHANK3, a gene crucial to the neurobehavioural phenotype and strongly linked to autism (ASD) and inte...

    Authors: Mónica Burdeus-Olavarrieta, Antonia San José-Cáceres, Alicia García-Alcón, Javier González-Peñas, Patricia Hernández-Jusdado and Mara Parellada-Redondo

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:26

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  43. Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a rare neurodevelopmental genetic disorder associated with a characteristic behavioral phenotype that includes severe hyperphagia and a variety of other behavioral challenges suc...

    Authors: Lauren Schwartz, Assumpta Caixàs, Anastasia Dimitropoulos, Elisabeth Dykens, Jessica Duis, Stewart Einfeld, Louise Gallagher, Anthony Holland, Lauren Rice, Elizabeth Roof, Parisa Salehi, Theresa Strong, Bonnie Taylor and Kate Woodcock

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:25

    Content type: Review

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  44. Neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs), including autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and intellectual disability (ID), are common diagnoses with highly heterogeneous phenotypes and etiology. The genetics-first approa...

    Authors: Anne B. Arnett, Tianyun Wang, Evan E. Eichler and Raphael A. Bernier

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:24

    Content type: Review

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  45. Pathways leading to psychosis in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome (22q11.2DS) have been the focus of intensive research during the last two decades. One of the common clinical risk factors for the evolution of psycho...

    Authors: Tyler M. Moore, Deby Salzer, Carrie E. Bearden, Monica E. Calkins, Wendy R. Kates, Leila Kushan, Robert Sean Gallagher, Dafna Sofrin Frumer, Ronnie Weinberger, Donna M. McDonald-McGinn, Raquel E. Gur and Doron Gothelf

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:23

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  46. Sensory modulation difficulties are common in children with conditions such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and could contribute to other social and non-social symptoms. Positing a causal role for sensory pr...

    Authors: Jannath Begum-Ali, Anna Kolesnik-Taylor, Isabel Quiroz, Luke Mason, Shruti Garg, Jonathan Green, Mark H. Johnson and Emily J. H. Jones

    Citation: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2021 13:22

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