Basic Sciences 

Basic Sciences


Brain Development Imaging Labs (BDIL)


Center Affiliates: Inna Fishman, Ralph-Axel Mueller, Ruth Carper


BDIL research cluster is dedicated to the study of brain development and its disorders, with specific focus on autism spectrum disorders (ASD). The primary techniques used by this research cluster are different types of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). These include functional MRI (fMRI), diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) and tractography (DTI), and high-resolution anatomical imaging (aMRI).

Current Projects 

The Toddler Study, The Toddler Study II, The Toy Study, The Adolescent Study: Dynamic Changes in Brain Networks, The Gray Matter Study, The Aging Brain Study