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Difficulty in Recognizing Faces in Autism Linked to Performance in a Group of Neurons


March 18, 2013

people and society graphic Neuroscientists at Georgetown University Medical Center have discovered a brain anomaly that explains why some people diagnosed with autism cannot easily recognize faces--a deficit linked to the impairments in social interactions considered to be the hallmark of the disorder. Full Story

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