ABSC 725 - Research Methods and Applications

ABSC 961 - Seminar Applied Behavior Analysis

  • Fall 2013 Course Description

Some fascinating new research on how Autism affects synapse pruning in the brain:
Pruning Process May Go Awry in Brains of Children With Autism
A new study suggests that brains may be left with an oversupply of synapses. The finding could help explain oversensitivity and seizures.