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Brain scans of autistic children may lead to breakthrough in treatment

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — Stanford researchers have unearthed clues about the formidable brains of some autistic children, suggesting that the diagnosis may signal a different cognitive style, not disability.

Superior math skills were found in autistic San Francisco Bay Area children with average intelligence compared with matched children who were not autistic.

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