Daily Archives: September 23, 2012

Autism: It’s Not Just in the Head 2007 – 2012 – Retrospective

Autism: It’s Not Just in the Head http://discovermagazine.com/2007/apr/autism-it2019s-not-just-in-the-head/article_view?b_start:int=1&-C The devastating derangements of autism also show up in the gut and in the immune system. That unexpected discovery is sparking new treatments that target the body in addition to the brain. … Continue reading

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Perinatal inflammation and the brain.

[Long-term cerebral effects of perinatal inflammation]. [Article in French] http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22885003 Inserm U676, hôpital Robert-Debré, 48, boulevard Sérurier, 75019 Paris, France; Faculté de médecine Denis-Diderot, université Paris-7, 75205 Paris cedex 13, France; PremUP, 75006 Paris, France. Abstract Perinatal inflammation can lead … Continue reading

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Protecting Neonates from inflammation.

Postnatal administration of IL-1Ra exerts neuroprotective effects following perinatal inflammation and/or hypoxic-ischemic injuries. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22982341 Girard S, Sébire H, Brochu ME, Briota S, Sarret P, Sébire G. Source Laboratoire de Neurologie Pédiatrique, Département de Pédiatrie, Faculté de Médecine et des Sciences … Continue reading

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The Gut, Bacteria and IBD – Implications for Autism ?

The Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Response Activates Tissue Transglutaminase and Intestinal Inflammation by Reducing Levels of IκBα http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22995674 Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Italy; Department of Medicine and Surgery, Gastroenterology, University of Salerno Medical School, … Continue reading

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