Daily Archives: September 20, 2012

Childhood Infection – Schizophrenia = Two fold increased risk

Childhood infection and adult schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of population-based studies. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22704639?dopt=Abstract Khandaker GM, Zimbron J, Dalman C, Lewis G, Jones PB. Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. gmk24@medschl.cam.ac.uk Abstract OBJECTIVE: To determine whether exposures to infectious illness during … Continue reading

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Chronic Gut Issues in Autism – 25% New Study

Children with Autism experience interrealted health issues, says MU Expert Clinicians, parents should watch for concurrent medical and psychiatric problems that affect treatment of ASD Sept. 19, 2012 By Kate McIntyre http://munews.missouri.edu/news-releases/2012/0919-children-with-autism-experience-interrelated-health-issues-says-mu-expert/ COLUMBIA, Mo. – One in 88 children has … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune system – Special (Momeni)

Autism Research and Treatment Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 868576, 6 pages doi:10.1155/2012/868576Clinical StudyHigh Complement Factor I Activity in the Plasma of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/868576/ Full study at Link Naghi Momeni,1 Lars Brudin,2 Fatemeh Behnia,3 Berit Nordström,4 … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune system – Special (Rose)

Autism Research and Treatment Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 986519, 10 pages doi:10.1155/2012/986519Research Article Intracellular and Extracellular Redox Status and Free Radical Generation in Primary Immune Cells from Children with Autism http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/986519/ Shannon Rose, Stepan Melnyk, Timothy A. Trusty, Oleksandra … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune system – Special (Torres)

Autism Research and Treatment Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 959073, 13 pages doi:10.1155/2012/959073Review Article HLA Immune Function Genes in Autism http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/959073/ Anthony R. Torres,1 Jonna B. Westover,1 and Allen J. Rosenspire2 1Center for Persons with Disabilities, Utah State University, 6804 … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune system – Special (Onore)

Autism Research and Treatment Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 205362, 4 pages doi:10.1155/2012/205362 Research ArticleDecreased Levels of EGF in Plasma of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/205362/ Charity Onore,1,2 Judy Van de Water,2,3 and Paul Ashwood1,21Department of Medical Microbiology and … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune system – Special (Mostafa)

Research ArticlePrenatal and Postnatal Epigenetic Programming: Implications for GI, Immune, and Neuronal Function in Autism http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/190930/ Mostafa I. Waly,1 Mady Hornig,2 Malav Trivedi,3 Nathaniel Hodgson,3 Radhika Kini,3 Akio Ohta,3 and Richard Deth31Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Sultan Qaboos University, … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune system – Special (Bilbo)

Is Autism a Member of a Family of Diseases Resulting from Genetic/Cultural Mismatches? Implications for Treatment and Prevention http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/910946/ Full article provided at link Autism Research and Treatment Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 910946, 11 pages doi:10.1155/2012/910946Review ArticleIs Autism a … Continue reading

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Autism and the Immune System – Persico, Van de Water, Pardo.

Where Genetics Meets the Immune System http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2012/486359/ Autism Research and Treatment Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 486359, 2 pages doi:10.1155/2012/486359Editorial Autism: Where Genetics Meets the Immune SystemAntonio M. Persico,1,2 Judy Van de Water,3 and Carlos A. Pardo41Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry … Continue reading

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A brain is a brain is a brain … but what about me ? Implications for Autism.

Human Brains Share a Consistent Genetic Blueprint and Possess Enormous Biochemical Complexity First extensive analysis of Allen Human Brain Atlas published in Nature has implications for basic understanding of the human brain and for medicine http://www.alleninstitute.org/Media/documents/press_releases/2012_0919_PressRelease_Nature_AllenHumanBrainAtlas.html View/download PDF September 19, … Continue reading

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