Monthly Archives: February 2015


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A common synaptic deficit in 2 autism-related disorders

[Source: ScienceBlog, February 11, 2015]   A new paper published in Nature Neuroscience this week out of Mark Bear’s lab at MIT suggests that a previously identified synaptic deficit in fragile-X syndrome, a neurological disorder commonly associated with autism-related symptoms, may not be specific to fragile-X, but may actually be a more […]