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We have recently proposed a theory that several aspects of autism may be explained as arising from an impairment in predictive abilities (Sinha et al., 2014). We are now embarking on a multi-faceted program to empirically test the theory...
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A key feature of the human social brain is its specialized ability to process faces. EEG and fMRI brain imaging studies have yielded conflicting results about whether the brain's response to faces is qualitatively or quantitatively diffe...
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Social-communicative difficulties are a unifying feature of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Research in the McPartland Lab investigates the interaction between early-occurring vulnerabilities in social brain systems and subsequent experi...
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Community engagement, immersion in the local context, and having a great on-the-ground partner are critical to solving pressing issues. The Tata Center Agriculture Team talks about how they leverage these resources, particularly the Desh...
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How do you take the world-class science being done in labs at MIT and use it to make a difference in the lives of real people? And how do you build a team capable of tackling an issue with multiple dimensions? Here's a look at the Tata C...
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