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The mission of the ARC is to understand the biomedical causes of autism spectrum conditions, and develop new and validated methods for assessment and intervention. The ARC fosters collaboration between scientists in Cambridge University and outside, to accelerate this mission.



Recent ARC Publications

People with autism spectrum conditions make more consistent decisions

G Farmer, S Baron-Cohen & W Skylark

Genome-wide meta-analysis of cognitive empathy: heritability, and correlates with sex, europsychiatric conditions and cognition

V Warrier, KL Grasby, F Uzefovsky, R Toro, P Smith, B Chakrabarti, J Khadake, E Mawbey-Adamson, N Litteman, J-J Hottenga, G Lubke, DI Boomsma, NG Martin, PK Hatemi, SE Medland, DA Hinds, T Bourgeron & S Baron-Cohen

Structural Covariance Networks in Children with Autism and ADHD

R Bethlehem, R Romero-Garcia, E Mak, E Bullmore & S Baron-Cohen

The EU-AIMS Longitudinal European Autism Project (LEAP): clinical characterisation

T Charman, E Loth, J Tillmann, D Crawley, C Wooldridge, D Goyard, J Ahmad, B Auygeung, S Ambrosino, T Banaschewski, S Baron-Cohen, S Baumeister, C Beckmann, S Bölte, T Bourgeron, C Bours, M Brammer, D Brandeis, C Brogna, Y de Brujin, B Chakrabarti, I Cornelissen, F Dell' Acqua, G Dumas, S Durston, C Ecker, J Faulkner, V Frouin, P Garcés, L Ham, H Hayward, J Hipp, R Holt, J Isaksson, M Johnson, E Jones, P Kundu, M-C Lai, X D'ardhuy, M Lombardo, D Lythgoe, R Mandl, L Mason, A Meyer-Lindenberg, C Moessnang, N Mueller, L O'Dwyer, M Oldehinkel, B Oranje, G Pandina, A Persico, B Ruggeri, A Ruigrok, J Sabet, R Sacco, A San José Cáceres, E Simonoff, R Toro, H Tost, J Waldman, S Williams, M Zwiers, W Spooren, D Murphy & J Buitelaar

The EU-AIMS Longitudinal European Autism Project (LEAP): design and methodologies to identify and validate stratification biomarkers for autism spectrum disorders

E Loth, T Charman, L Mason, J Tillmann, E Jones, C Wooldridge, J Ahmad, B Auygeung, C Brogna, S Ambrosino, T Banaschewski, S Baron-Cohen, S Baumeister, C Beckmann, M Brammer, D Brandeis, S Bölte, T Bourgeron, C Bours, Y de Brujin, B Chakrabarti, D Crawley, I Cornelissen, F Dell' Acqua, G Dumas, S Durston, C Ecker, J Faulkner, V Frouin, P Garces, D Goyard, H Hayward, L Ham, J Hipp, R Holt, M Johnson, J Isaksson, P Kundu, M-C Lai, X D'ardhuy, M Lombardo, D Lythgoe, R Mandl, A Meyer-Lindenberg, C Moessnang, N Mueller, L O'Dwyer, M Oldehinkel, B Oranje, G Pandina, A Persico, A Ruigrok, B Ruggeri, J Sabet, R Sacco, A San José Cáceres, E Simonoff, R Toro, H Tost, J Waldman, S Williams, M Zwiers, W Spooren, D Murphy & J Buitelaar

Sensory reactivity, empathizing and systemizing in autism spectrum conditions and sensory processing disorder

T Tavassoli, LJ Miller, S Schoen, JJ Brout, J Sullivan & S Baron-Cohen

“Putting on My Best Normal”: Social Camouflaging in Adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions

L Hull, KV Petrides, C Allison, P Smith, S Baron-Cohen, M-C Lai& W Mandy

Validation of the Empathy Quotient in Mainland China

Q Zhao, D Neumann, X Cao, S Baron-Cohen, X Sun, Y Cao, C Yan, Y Wang, L Shao & D Shum

Editorial Perspective: Neurodiversity – a revolutionary concept for autism and psychiatry

S Baron Cohen

Intranasal oxytocin enhances intrinsic corticostriatal functional connectivity in women

R Bethlehem, M Lombardo, M-C Lai, B Auyeung, S Crockford, J Deakin, S Soubramanian, A Sule, P Kundu, V Voon & S Baron-Cohen

Impaired recollection of visual scene details in adults with autism spectrum conditions

R Cooper, K Plaisted-Grant, D Hannula, C Ranganath, S Baron-Cohen, J Simons

Sex differences in frontal lobe connectivity in adults with autism spectrum conditions

E Zeestraten, M Gudbrandsen, E Daly, M de Schotten, M Catani, F Del'Acqua, M-C Lai, A Ruigrok, M Lombardo, B Chakrabarti, S Baron-Cohen, C Ecker, MRC AIMS Consortium, D Murphy, & M Craig

Is Synaesthesia More Prevalent in Autism Spectrum Conditions? Only Where There Is Prodigious Talent

J Hughes, J Simner, S Baron-Cohen, D Treffert, & J Ward

Association Between the Probability of Autism Spectrum Disorder and Normative Sex-Related Phenotypic Diversity in Brain Structure

C Ecker, D Andrews, C Gudbrandsen, A Marquand, C Ginestet, E Daly, C Murphy, M-C Lai, M Lombardo, A Ruigrok, E Bullmore, J Suckling, S Williams, S Baron-Cohen, M Craig, D Murphy; for the MRC AIMS Consortium

Atypical sensory sensitivity as a shared feature between synaesthesia and autism

J. Ward, C Hoadley, J Hughes, P Smith, C Allison, S Baron-Cohen, & J Simner

‘Emotiplay’: a serious game for learning about emotions in children with autism: results of a cross-cultural evaluation

S. Fridenson-Hayo, S. Berggren, A. Lassalle, S. Tal, D. Pigat, N. Meir-Goren, H. O’Reilly, S. Ben-Zur, S. Bölte, S. Baron-Cohen, O. Golan

The Eyes and Window to the Mind

S Baron-Cohen

Psychosis in autism: comparison of the features of both conditions in a dually affected cohort

F Larson, A Wagner, P Jones, D Tantam, M-C Lai, S Baron-Cohen & A Holland

Reduced Hippocampal Functional Connectivity During Episodic Memory Retrieval in Autism

R Cooper, F Richter, P Bays, K Plaisted-Grant, S Baron-Cohen & J Simons

In Vivo Evidence of Reduced Integrity of the Gray– White Matter Boundary in Autism Spectrum Disorder

D Andrews, T Avino, M Gudbrandsen, E Daly, A Marquand, C Murphy, M-C Lai, M Lombardo, A Ruigrok, S Williams, E Bullmore, The MRC AIMS Consortium, J Suckling, S Baron-Cohen, M Craig, D Murphy & C Ecker

Eye movements reveal a dissociation between memory encoding and retrieval in adults with autism

R Cooper, K Plaisted-Grant, S Baron-Cohen & J Simons

Imaging Sex/Gender and Autism in the Brain: Etiological Implications

M-C Lai, J Lerch, D Floris, A Ruigrok, A Pohl, M Lombardo & S Baron-Cohen



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