Prenatal valproic acid exposure disrupts tonotopic c-Fos expression in the rat brainstem

@article{Dubiel2015PrenatalVA,
  title={Prenatal valproic acid exposure disrupts tonotopic c-Fos expression in the rat brainstem},
  author={Agnieszka Dubiel and Randy Joseph Kulesza},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={2015},
  volume={311},
  pages={349-361}
}
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by difficulties with communication and social interactions, restricted, repetitive behaviors and sensory abnormalities. Additionally, the vast majority of subjects with ASD suffer some degree of auditory dysfunction and we have previously identified significant hypoplasia and dysmorphology in auditory brainstem centers in individuals with ASD. Prenatal exposure to the antiepileptic drug valproic acid (VPA) is… CONTINUE READING
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