Skewed Senses

Signaling imbalance skews sensory responses in autism mice

August 11 2014

News story: “Mice modeling autism have trouble integrating different kinds of sensory information such as sight, sound and touch. A study published 31 July inNeuron reports that an imbalance between signals that calm neurons and those that excite them leads to these sensory problems.”


“PET-image” by Jens Maus – Own work. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons