Immune Abnormalities in Autism Spectrum Disorder—Could They Hold Promise for Causative Treatment?

@inproceedings{Gadysz2017ImmuneAI,
  title={Immune Abnormalities in Autism Spectrum Disorder—Could They Hold Promise for Causative Treatment?},
  author={Dominika Gładysz and Amanda Krzywdzińska and Kamil Konrad Hozyasz},
  booktitle={Molecular Neurobiology},
  year={2017}
}
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are characterized by impairments in language and communication development, social behavior, and the occurrence of stereotypic patterns of behavior and interests. Despite substantial speculation about causes of ASD, its exact etiology remains unknown. Recent studies highlight a link between immune dysfunction and behavioral traits. Various immune anomalies, including humoral and cellular immunity along with abnormalities at the molecular level, have been reported… CONTINUE READING
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