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Cambridge Laboratory for Research into Autism


Davis, G., & Plaisted-Grant, K. (2015). Low endogenous neural noise in autism. Autism19(3), 351–362.

Gregory, B. L., & Plaisted-Grant, K. C. (2013). The autism-spectrum quotient and visual search: Shallow and deep autistic endophenotypes. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 1-10.

Alcántara, J.I., Cope, T., Cope, W., & Weisblatt (2012) Auditory temporal-envelope processing in high-functioning children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Neuropsychologia, 50, 1235-1251.

Falter, C.M., Plaisted-Grant, K.C. & Davis, G. (2010) Object-based attention benefits reveal selective abnormalities of visual integration in autism. Autism Research, 3, pp. 128-136.

Plaisted-Grant, K. & Davis, G. (2009). Perception and apperception in autism: rejecting the inverse assumption. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 364(1522), pp.1393-1398.

Teufel, C., Alexis, D.M., Todd, H., Lawrence-Owen, A.J., Clayton, N.S. & Davis, G. (2009). Social cognition modulates the sensory coding of observed gaze direction. Current Biology, 19(15), pp.1274-1277.

Plaisted, KC, Dobler, V., Bell, S., & Davis, G. (2006). The microgenesis of global perception in autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 36, pp.107-116.

Greenaway, R. & Plaisted, K. (2005). Top-down attentional modulation in autistic spectrum disorders is stimulus specific. Psychological Science, 16, 987-994.

Alcántara, J.I., Weisblatt, E.J., Moore, B.C.J., & Bolton, P.F. (2004). Speech-in-noise perception in high-functioning individuals with autism or Asperger's syndrome. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 45, 1107-1114.

Plaisted, K.C., Saksida, L.M., Alcántara, J.I., Weisblatt , E.J. (2003). Towards an understanding of the mechanisms of weak central coherence: experiments in configural learning and auditory perception. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society London, Biological Sciences, 358, 375-386.

Plaisted, K.C. (2001). Reduced generalization: An alternative to weak central coherence. In: Burack, J.A., Charman, A., Yirmiya, N. & Zelazo, P.R. (Eds). Development and Autism: Perspectives from theory and research. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, New Jersey.

O'Riordan, M.A.F. & Plaisted, KC (2001). Enhanced discrimination in autism. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, Section A, 54, pp.961-979.

O'Riordan, M.A.F., Plaisted K.C., Driver, J., & Baron-Cohen, S. (2001). Superior visual search in autism. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 27, pp.719-730.

Plaisted, K.C. (2000). Aspects of autism that theory of mind cannot easily explain. In Baron-Cohen S, Tager-Flusberg H & Cohen DJ (Eds). Understanding Other Minds: Perspectives from Autism and Cognitive Neuroscience (2nd Edition). Oxford University Press.

Plaisted, K.C., O'Riordan, M., & Baron-Cohen, S. (1998). Enhanced discrimination of novel, highly similar stimuli by adults with autism during a perceptual learning task. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 39, pp.765-775.

Plaisted, K.C., O'Riordan, M.A.F., & Baron-Cohen, S. (1998). Enhanced visual search for a conjunctive target in autism: a research note. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 39, pp.777-783.