A 2019 study from the University of Missouri adds to evidence that challenging behaviors in children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) can be an indication of gastrointestinal (GI) distress. Tune in to learn about the findings from lead researcher Bradley Ferguson, PhD.

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University of Missouri Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory
Assistant Research Professor Adjunct – MU School of Medicine, Department of Radiology

Dr. Ferguson is currently studying the association between immune, endocrine, and psychophysiological markers of stress and gastrointestinal disorders in those with autism spectrum disorder. He is also leading the psychophysiological biomarker assessment for predictors of response to medications, and also the relationship to aberrant behaviors.


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