Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 205–209 | Cite as

Brief report: Brain mechanisms in autism: Functional and structural abnormalities

  • Nancy J. Minshew
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nancy J. Minshew
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  1. 1.Western Psychiatric Institute and ClinicUniversity of PittsburghPittsburgh

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