Superior orientation discrimination and increased peak gamma frequency in autism spectrum conditions.
Dickinson, A.; Bruyns-Haylett, M.; Smith, R.; Jones, M.; Milne, E.;
Publisher: American Psychological Association
mesheuropmc: endocrine system | eye diseases | tissues | hemic and immune systems | animal diseases
While perception is recognized as being atypical in individuals with autism spectrum conditions (ASC), the underlying mechanisms for such atypicality are unclear. Here we test the hypothesis that individuals with ASC will show enhanced orientation discrimination compare... View more
1. Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TP, UK. 2. School of Systems Engineering, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AY, UK. 3. Sheffield Adult Autism and Neurodevelopmental Service, Michael Carlisle Centre, 75 Osborne Road, Sheffield, S11 9BF, UK.
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