Deciphering the developing brain

Diseases can manifest at different stages of life in various parts of the body. But what about the disorders that compromise early development in your brain, the organ that greatly influences your personality, who your friends would be, your sense of self and the general ability to make sense and comprehend the world around you. Neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs) occur early in life and alter brain function. To understand these disorders, scientists use a variety of tools to unravel how they affect the brain. Continue reading Deciphering the developing brain