autism

Transformative donation of $16 million establishes new autism research centre at the Montreal Neurological Institute

Published: 23Oct2017

A new research centre in Montreal will help lift the shroud of mystery surrounding autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and lead to the development of better diagnostic tools and more effective...

Pinpointing the origins of autism

Published: 29Aug2017

The origins of autism remain mysterious. What areas of the brain are involved, and when do the first signs appear? New findings published in Biological Psychiatry bring us closer to understanding...

Pinpointing the origins of autism

Published: 29Aug2017

Abnormalities shown to first appear in brain networks involved in sensory processing...

Diabetes drug may help symptoms of autism-associated condition

Published: 15May2017

Metformin, the most widely used drug to treat type 2 diabetes, could potentially be used to treat symptoms of Fragile X syndrome, an inherited form of intellectual disability and a cause of some...

ECP's Shalini Sivathasan contributes to South Asian Autism Awareness Centre (SAAAC) news online

Published: 1May2017

Shalini Sivathasan, PhD student in with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), has contributed an article to the South Asian Autism Awareness Centre (SAAAC), where she has...

Neuro researchers receive grants from Canada Brain Research Fund

Published: 27Apr2017

Brain diseases and disorders are the leading cause of disability, directly affecting one in three Canadians as well as millions of family members, friends, colleagues and caregivers. The Government...

Dr. Computer

Published: 20Mar2017

Deep learning transforming neuroscience research...

Launch of new website for Dr. Quintin's BAND (Behaviour, Autism and NeuroDevelopment) Research Group

Published: 8Aug2016

The BAND research group, led by Dr. Eve-Marie Quintin of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, launched its new website this week.

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