Patient Plays Saxophone While Surgeons Remove Brain Tumor

When doctors discovered a tumor located in the part of Dan Fabbio’s brain responsible for music function, he began a long journey that involved a team of physicians, scientists, and a music professor and culminated with him awake and playing a saxophone as surgeons operated on his brain.

Eye Test Could Help Diagnose Autism

A new study out in European Journal of Neuroscience could herald a new tool that helps physicians identify a sub-group of people with Autism spectrum disorders (ASD).   The test, which consists of measuring rapid eye movements, may indicate...