Daily Archives: October 24, 2012

WnT Pathway – Antidpressant Drugs and valproate

A review of the evidence for the canonical Wnt pathway in autism spectrum disorders. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23083465 Microdeletion and microduplication copy number variations are found in patients with autism spectrum disorder and in a number of cases they include genes that are … Continue reading

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Maternal Diet and Autism

Maternal High Fat Diet Consumption during the Perinatal Period Programs Offspring Behavior. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23085399 Department of Biology, University of Portland, Portland, OR, USA Abstract The environment that developing offspring experience during the perinatal period is markedly influenced by maternal health and … Continue reading

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Muscular Dystrophy , Autism and Vitamin B

New Vitamin-Based Treatment That Could Reduce Muscle Degeneration in Muscular Dystrophy http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/10/121023172109.htm ScienceDaily (Oct. 23, 2012) — Boosting the activity of a vitamin-sensitive cell adhesion pathway has the potential to counteract the muscle degeneration and reduced mobility caused by muscular … Continue reading

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