Daily Archives: August 13, 2014

Neonatal Intensive Care and Autism Outcome

Autism spectrum disorder in a term birth neonatal intensive care unit population sciencedirect.com Abstract Background Non-specific perinatal risk factors have been shown to be associated with the development of autism spectrum disorder (ASD); however, term at-risk infants, as a distinct … Continue reading

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Autism , Maternal Immune Activation and Gender

Gender-Dependent Effects of Maternal Immune Activation on the Behavior of Mouse Offspring. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov ¬†Abstract Autism spectrum disorders are neurodevelopmental disorders characterized by two core symptoms; impaired social interactions and communication, and ritualistic or repetitive behaviors. Both epidemiological and biochemical evidence … Continue reading

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