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    • Investigating Sensory Prediction in Autism Spectrum Conditions 

      Finnemann, Johanna J. S. (2019-10-26)
      Autism is the umbrella term for a family of neurodevelopmental disorders characterised by heterogeneous clinical presentations affecting social interaction, communication, sensory atypicalities and restricted and repetitive ...
    • Perception, expectation and uncertainty in autism 

      Parsons, Owen Edward (2019-05-18)
      This thesis uses behavioural measures and self-report questionnaires to understand how autistic individuals extract predictive information from their environment, how this predictive information influences perception in ...
    • Towards a mechanistic understanding of the neurobiological mechanisms underlying psychosis 

      Haarsma, Joost (2018-11-20)
      Psychotic symptoms are prevalent in a wide variety of psychiatric and neurological disorders. Yet, despite decades of research, the neurobiological mechanisms via which these symptoms come to manifest themselves remain to ...
    • Serotonergic modulation of cognition 

      Skandali, Nikolina (2018-01-19)
      Action control arises from the interaction of two anatomically distinct decision-making systems, namely goal-directed and habitual behaviour. Goal-directed behaviour is characterized by the consideration of future choices ...