Daily Archives: April 19, 2013

Evolution of Perceptual Conciousness in Infants

A Neural Marker of Perceptual Consciousness in Infants http://www.sciencemag.org/content/340/6130/376.abstract Laboratoire de Sciences Cognitives et Psycholinguistique Infants have a sophisticated behavioral and cognitive repertoire suggestive of a capacity for conscious reflection. Yet, demonstrating conscious access in infants remains challenging, mainly because … Continue reading

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Learning Disabilities in UK – 10 per cent

Learning disabilities affect up to 10 percent of children http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ Up to 10 per cent of the population are affected by specific learning disabilities (SLDs), such as dyslexia, dyscalculia and autism, translating to 2 or 3 pupils in every classroom … Continue reading

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Antibodies and Ethnicity implications for Autism ?

Scientists find ethnicity linked to antibodies http://www.sfu.ca/pamr/media-releases/2013/scientists-find-ethnicity-linked-to-antibodies.html Cracking the DNA code for a complex region of the human genome has helped 14 North American scientists, including five at Simon Fraser University, chart new territory in immunity research. They have discovered … Continue reading

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