The BU Additional Learning Support (ALS) Department has recently launched a research hub. The ALS Research Hub will conduct research projects across varying topics usually with a particular emphasis on higher education and student learning. Keep an eye on the latest projects via their blog:
We want to empower autistic people to lead their own research addressing issues that are most important to the autistic community. That’s why we are launching our Charles Sharland Grant Scheme for Autistic Researchers. This scheme will support autistic people with little or no research experience take their first step into an autism research career.
Thanks to Steevie for highlighting this.
A BBC news article covers this story: French scientists say they may have found a potential cause of dyslexia which could be treatable, hidden in tiny cells in the human eye.
Read more…. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-41666320