NMR Intensity of Corpus Callosum Differs with Age but not with Diagnosis of Autism

Matthew Belmonte, Brian Egaas, Jeanne Townsend, Eric Courchesne

neuroReport 6(9):1253-1256 (19 June 1995).

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ABSTRACT: NMR signal intensities in five regions of the midsagittal corpus callosum were measured in autism patients and normal controls. An age-related increase in signal was observed in the anterior regions in both groups. No significant differences in intensity were detected between the groups.

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