Bundles of cells hint at biological differences of autistic brains

Brainlike structures

STOP SIGNS  Brainlike structures grown from autistic patients’ stem cells (right) produced greater numbers of brain cells that make other brain cells less active (green and red) compared with structures grown from the cells of a non-autistic family member (left). These cells were observed 31 days after the stem cells became brain cells. 

Mariani et al/Cell 2015

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