• Altered asymmetry of cerebral cortex thickness in autism spectrum disorder. The stars show the affected brain regions.
    31 October 2019

    People with autism have a more symmetrical brain

    Do people with autism have differently organised brains? A large-scale MRI study, published in Nature Communications, reports fewer differences between the right and left hemispheres in people with...

  • Brain
    16 May 2018

    A new map of asymmetry in the human brain

    A research team led by the MPI for Psycholinguistics has compared a massive number of 17,141 brain scans to examine the similarity in anatomy of the left and right brain halves. The brains of people...

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