Immune-mediated animal models of Tourette syndrome.

Abstract

An autoimmune diathesis has been proposed in Tourette syndrome (TS) and related neuropsychiatric disorders such as obsessive-compulsive disorder, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, autism and anorexia nervosa. Environmental triggers including infection and xenobiotics are hypothesized to lead to the production of brain-directed autoantibodies in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2013.01.007

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@article{Hornig2013ImmunemediatedAM, title={Immune-mediated animal models of Tourette syndrome.}, author={Mady Hornig and W. Ian Lipkin}, journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews}, year={2013}, volume={37 6}, pages={1120-38} }