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13. Brain Imaging for Young Adults with Autism


The purpose of this study is to learn more about patterns of brain functioning in adults with autism spectrum disorder. Researchers are using positron emission tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for brain scanning. The study involves a blood draw and the imaging takes place at the UNC Medical Center

Recruiting Info:

Adults 18-40 years old with ASD are eligible. Contact Kaitlin Cummings for more information. (919) 966-4796 or

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