Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Sensory Neurons Outside the Brain Drive Autistic Social Behaviors

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This shows a child playing with building blocksThe loss of the protein neurofibromin 1 (NF1) in adult male flies resulted in social impairments. The deficits were traced back to a primary disruption in a small group of peripheral neurons which control external stimuli, including touch and smell, that communicate to the brain.