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AIC2015: Transforming Autism Therapeutics One Game at a Time

Autism Investment Conference keynote speaker describes how combining science and entertainment promises to transform how we think of autism therapy
March 11, 2015

 

 

At the Autism Speaks 2015 Autism Investment Conference in Boston, Day 1 keynote speaker Eddie Martucci, of Akili Laboratories, described the tremendous potential of therapeutic electronic games. Akili recently received a major research grant from DELSIA, Autism Speaks not-for-profit venture philanthropy affiliate. The grant funds a rigorous clinical trial of EVO, a therapeutic game designed to improve brain function in those who have autism.

To learn more about EVO,
see “
Autism Speaks’ DELSIA Funds Clinical Trial of Therapeutic Video Game.”