Daily Archives: March 16, 2013

Maternal Immune Activation, a mouse and Autism.

Maternal immune activation and strain specific interactions in the development of autism-like behaviors in mice. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23481627 Abstract It is becoming increasingly apparent that the causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are due to both genetic and environmental factors. Animal studies … Continue reading

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