Do People With Autism Have Unreliable Sensory Perceptions? Carnegie Mellon University Study

Published: Sep 24, 2012

In three of the five senses—visual auditory, and touch—the neural responses of adults with autism are unpredictable, a new study shows. Researchers believe the findings may offer new ways to understand the connection between brain function and behavior. Autism is a disorder well known for its complex changes in behavior—including repeating actions over and over and having difficulty with social interactions and language.

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