No preliminary evidence of differences in astrocyte density within the white matter of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in autism

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Background While evidence for white matter and astrocytic abnormalities exist in autism, a detailed investigation of astrocytes has not been conducted. Such an investigation is further warranted by an increasing role for neuroinflammation in autism pathogenesis, with astrocytes being key players in this process. We present the first study of astrocyte… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13229-017-0181-5

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