A key role for an impaired detoxification mechanism in the etiology and severity of autism spectrum disorders

@inproceedings{Alabdali2013AKR,
  title={A key role for an impaired detoxification mechanism in the etiology and severity of autism spectrum disorders},
  author={Altaf Alabdali and Laila Al-Ayadhi and Afaf El-Ansary},
  booktitle={Behavioral and Brain Functions},
  year={2013}
}
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is a syndrome with a number of etiologies and different mechanisms that lead to abnormal development. The identification of autism biomarkers in patients with different degrees of clinical presentation (i.e., mild, moderate and severe) will give greater insight into the pathogenesis of this disease and will enable effective early diagnostic strategies and treatments for this disorder. In this study, the concentration of two toxic heavy metals, lead (Pb) and… CONTINUE READING
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