Cynthia M Schumann
Affiliation: University of California
- Longitudinal magnetic resonance imaging study of cortical development through early childhood in autismCynthia M Schumann
Autism Center of Excellence, Department of Neurosciences, Center for Human Development, and Departments of Psychiatry and Radiology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
J Neurosci 30:4419-27. 2010....
- Mapping early brain development in autismEric Courchesne
Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Neuron 56:399-413. 2007..As such, autism may additionally provide unique insight into genetic and developmental processes that shape early neural wiring patterns and make possible higher-order social, emotional, and communication functions...
- Neuronal populations in the basolateral nuclei of the amygdala are differentially increased in humans compared with apes: a stereological studyNicole Barger
Department of Anthropology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
J Comp Neurol 520:3035-54. 2012....
- Cortical folding abnormalities in autism revealed by surface-based morphometryChristine Wu Nordahl
The Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
J Neurosci 27:11725-35. 2007..These findings are consistent with evidence of an altered trajectory of early brain development in autism, and they identify several regions that may have abnormal patterns of connectivity in individuals with autism...
- Abnormal structure or function of the amygdala is a common component of neurodevelopmental disordersCynthia M Schumann
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95618, USA
Neuropsychologia 49:745-59. 2011..Nonetheless, the amygdala is a common site for neuropathology in neurodevelopmental disorders and is therefore a potential target for therapeutics to alleviate associated symptoms...