Image of a child doing a developmental test
Genes in action before birth may sow the seeds of autism spectrum disorder.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Your selections: Childhood Disorders
The autism researcher tells tales of triumphs and tribulations in this podcast from People Behind the Science.
  • People Behind the Science
  • 28 min
The Zika virus is a global health threat.
How viruses like Zika disturb fetal brain development is a long-standing mystery.
  • The Dana Foundation
We answer your questions about autism spectrum disorder.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Pinpointing the causes of seizures in children may provide the key to treating them in the future.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Adderall and similar drugs are used to help treat narcolepsy, depression, and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder. But how does it work?
  • American Chemical Society
  • 3 min
Developmental disorders in children are typically diagnosed by observing behavior, but Aditi Shankardass knew that we should be looking directly at their brains.
  • TED
More than one in seventy children are believed to be affected by autism, a condition that can cause cognitive and behavioral challenges.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Neuroscientist Damien Fair discusses how brain imaging is used to explore ways to better characterize developmental brain disorders like autism and ADHD.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 23 min
Neuroscientist Damien Fair discusses how brain imaging is used to explore ways to better characterize developmental brain disorders like autism and ADHD.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 11 min
Neuroscientist Damien Fair discusses how brain imaging is used to explore ways to better characterize developmental brain disorders like autism and ADHD.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 18 min
The Children's Hospital of Wisconsin outlines the causes, symptoms, and treatment for different types of brain tumors.
  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.