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Abrahams, B. S., & Geschwind, D. H. (2008). "Advances in autism genetics: on the threshold of a new neurobiology." Nat Rev genet, 9(5): 341-355. NIMH, NICHD, Autism Speaks, the CAN Foundation, and the TSA 24.185
Aitken, K. J. (2008). "Intersubjectivity, affective neuroscience, and the neurobiology of autistic spectrum disorders: a systematic review." Keio Journal of Medicine, 57(1): 15-36. None None listed
Alarcón, M., B. S. Abrahams, et al. (2008). "Linkage, Association, and Gene-Expression Analyses Identify CNTNAP2 as an Autism-Susceptibility Gene." Am. J. Hum. Genet. 82(1): 150-159. NIMH, NARSAD, M.I.N.D. Institute, NINDS, TSA, the UCLA CART Center, the CAN Foundation, Simons Foundation, NAAR and the SARRC 10.153
Amaral, D. G., Schumann, C. M., & Nordahl, C. W. (2008). "Neuroanatomy of autism." Trends in Neurosciences, 31(3): 137-145. NIMH 12.817
Anderson, M. (2008). "What can autism and dyslexia tell us about intelligence?" Q J Exp Psychol (Colchester), 61(1): 116-128. ARC 1.760
Aneja, A., & Tierney, E. (2008). "Autism: the role of cholesterol in treatment." Int Rev Psychiatry, 20(2): 165-170. AGRE, CAN Foundation, the SLO Advocacy and Exchange, Autism Speaks 1.563
Arking, D. E., D. J. Cutler, et al. (2008). "A common genetic variant in the neurexin superfamily member CNTNAP2 increases familial risk of autism." Am. J. Hum. Genet. 82(1): 160-4. Epub 2008/01/09. NIMH, NHMRC, Scottish Rite, Spunk Fund, Inc., the Rebecca and Solomon Baker Fund, the APEX Foundation, NARSAD, the endowment fund of the Nancy Pritzker Laboratory (Stanford), ASA, the Janet M. Grace Pervasive Developmental Disorders Fund, families and friends of individuals with autism, CAN Foundation, Vanderbilt CHGR and VKC 10.153
Austin DW, Shandley K. (2008). "An investigation of porphyrinuria in Australian children with autism." J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2008;71(20):1349-51. None 1.676
Baird, G., A. Pickles, et al. (2008). "Measles vaccination and antibody response in autism spectrum disorders." Arch. Dis. Child. 93(10): 832-837. UK DH, the Wellcome Trust, NAAR and Remedi 2.834
Baker, J. P. (2008). "Mercury, vaccines, and autism: One controversy, three histories." Am. J. Public Health 98(2): 244-253. NLM 4.241
Bakkaloglu, B., B. J. O'Roak, et al. (2008). "Molecular Cytogenetic Analysis and Resequencing of Contactin Associated Protein-Like 2 in Autism Spectrum Disorders." Am. J. Hum. Genet. 82(1): 165-173. NCRR, the Lawrence Family, the Shephard Foundation , NIDA, NIMH, the UCLA CART, and the CAN Foundation 10.153
Baron-Cohen, S. (2008). "Autism, hypersystemizing, and truth." Q J Exp Psychol (Colchester), 61(1): 64-75. MRC and the Nancy Lurie-Marks Family Foundation 1.760
Branch DR. (2008). "Gender-selective toxicity of thimerosal." Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2008 Sep 2. [Epub ahead of print] None 1.226
Braunschweig, D., P. Ashwood, et al. (2008). "Autism: maternally derived antibodies specific for fetal brain proteins." Neurotoxicology 29(2): 226-31. Epub 2007/12/15. NIEHS, EPA, MIND 2.409
Brodkin, E. S. (2008). "Social behavior phenotypes in fragile X syndrome, autism, and the Fmr1 knockout mouse: theoretical comment on McNaughton et al. (2008)." Behavioral Neuroscience, 122(2): 483-489. NIMH, CAN Foundation, Burroughs Wellcome 2.596
Bromley, R. L., G. Mawer, et al. (2008). "Autism spectrum disorders following in utero exposure to antiepileptic drugs." Neurology 71(23): 1923-4. Epub 2008/12/03. None 7.043
Cannell, J. J. and B. W. Hollis (2008). "Use of vitamin D in clinical practice." Alternative medicine review : a journal of clinical therapeutic 13(1). None 2.808
Caronna, E. B., Milunsky, J. M., & Tager-Flusberg, H. (2008). "Autism spectrum disorders: clinical and research frontiers." Archives of Disease in Childhood, 93(6): 518-523. MCHB, the Irving B Harris Foundation, the Autism Consortium, NIMH, NIDCD, and Autism Speaks 2.834
Casanova MF. (2008). "The minicolumnopathy of autism: A link between migraine and gastrointestinal symptoms." Med Hypotheses. 70(1):73-80. Epub 2007 Jun 14. NAAR and NIMH 1.416
Cass, H., P. Gringras, et al. (2008). "Absence of urinary opioid peptides in children with autism." Arch. Dis. Child. 93(9): 745-50. RHSC and Chief Scientist Office (Edinburgh, UK) and the Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics 2.834
Cave, S. F. (2008). "The history of vaccinations in the light of the autism epidemic." Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, 14(6): 54-57. None 2.250
Chahrour, M., S. Y. Jung, et al. (2008). "MeCP2, a key contributor to neurological disease, activates and represses transcription." Science 320(5880): 1224-9. Epub 2008/05/31. NINDS, IRSF, Simons Foundation and HHMI 28.103
Chang, S., S. M. Bray, et al. (2008). "Identification of small molecules rescuing fragile X syndrome phenotypes in Drosophila." Nat Chem Biol 4(4): 256-63. Epub 2008/03/11. FRAXA, Frederick Gardner Cottrell Fellowship, NICHD and the Colonial Oaks Foundation. 14.612
Choi, Y. J., A. Di Nardo, et al. (2008). "Tuberous sclerosis complex proteins control axon formation." Genes Dev. 22(18): 2485-95. Epub 2008/09/17. NINDS, Hearst Fund, TS Alliance, Manton Foundation, Children’s Hospital Boston MRDDRC, and the LLS 13.623
Christian, S. L., C. W. Brune, et al. (2008). "Novel submicroscopic chromosomal abnormalities detected in autism spectrum disorder." Biol. Psychiatry 63(12): 1111-7. Epub 2008/04/01. NINDS, NCI, NIMH, NAAR 8.672
Corbett, B. A., K. Shickman, et al. (2008). "Brief report: the effects of Tomatis sound therapy on language in children with autism." J. Autism Dev. Disord. 38(3): 562-6. M.I.N.D. Institute 3.348
Costa e Silva, J. A. (2008). "Autism, a brain developmental disorder: some new pathopysiologic and genetics findings." Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, 57 Suppl 2: S40-43. None 2.920
Crespi, B. and C. Badcock (2008). "Psychosis and autism as diametrical disorders of the social brain." Behav. Brain Sci. 31(3): 241-+. <Go to ISI>://000258542200001 NSERC and the Canada Council for the Arts 12.818
Daniels JL. Forssen U. Hultman CM. Cnattingius S. Savitz DA. Feychting M. Sparen P. "Parental psychiatric disorders associated with autism spectrum disorders in the offspring." [erratum appears in Pediatrics. 2008 Nov;122(5):1162.]. Pediatrics. 121(5):e1357-62, 2008 May. CDC 4.789
Davis, L. K., Meyer, K. J., Rudd, D. S., Librant, A. L., Epping, E. A., Sheffield, V. C., et al. (2008). "Pax6 3' deletion results in aniridia, autism and mental retardation." Human genetics, 123(4): 371-378. Hilibrand Foundation and NIGMS 4.042
Dawson, G. (2008). "Early behavioral intervention, brain plasticity, and the prevention of autism spectrum disorder." Development and Psychopathology, 20(3): 775-803. NICHD and NIMH 5.483
Desoto MC, Hitlan RT. (2008). "Blood levels of mercury are related to diagnosis of autism: a reanalysis of an important data set." J Child Neurol. Apr;23(4) None 1.433
Deth, R., Muratore, C., Benzecry, J., Power-Charnitsky, V. A., & Waly, M. (2008). "How environmental and genetic factors combine to cause autism: A redox/methylation hypothesis." Neurotoxicology, 29(1): 190-201. SafeMinds, ARI and CAN 2.409
Dindot, S. V., B. A. Antalffy, et al. (2008). "The Angelman syndrome ubiquitin ligase localizes to the synapse and nucleus, and maternal deficiency results in abnormal dendritic spine morphology." Hum. Mol. Genet. 17(1): 111-118. NICHD and MRDDRC 7.249
Durkin, M. S., M. J. Maenner, et al. (2008). "Advanced parental age and the risk of autism spectrum disorder." Am. J. Epidemiol. 168(11): 1268-76. Epub 2008/10/24. CDC and the University of Wisconsin 5.454
Ehninger, D., S. Han, et al. (2008). "Reversal of learning deficits in a Tsc2+/- mouse model of tuberous sclerosis." Nat. Med. 14(8): 843-8. Epub 2008/06/24. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, NINDS, and Autism Speaks 27.553
Enstrom, A. M., L. Lit, et al. (2008). "Altered gene expression and function of peripheral blood natural killer cells in children with autism." Brain. Behav. Immun. Epub 2008/09/03. NIEHS, EPA, CAN, Peter Emch Foundation, Ted Lindsey Foundation, M.I.N.D. Institute, and the Johnson family 4.909
Fatemi, S. H., T. J. Reutiman, et al. (2008). "GABA(A) Receptor Downregulation in Brains of Subjects with Autism." J. Autism Dev. Disord. Epub 2008/09/30. NIMH, National Parkinson Foundation, Inc., Autism Tissue Program and NICHD 3.348
Fombonne, E. (2008). "Thimerosal disappears but autism remains." Arch. Gen. Psychiatry 65(1): 15-16. None 14.273
Fyffe, S. L., J. L. Neul, et al. (2008). "Deletion of Mecp2 in Sim1-Expressing Neurons Reveals a Critical Role for MeCP2 in Feeding Behavior, Aggression, and the Response to Stress." Neuron 59(6): 947-958. NINDS, NICHD, IRSF, the Simons Foundation, Autism Speaks and HHMI 14.170
Geier DA, Kern JK, Garver CR, Adams JB, Audhya T, Geier MR. (2009). "A prospective study of transsulfuration biomarkers in autistic disorders." Neurochem Res. Feb;34(2):386-93. Epub 2008 Jul 9. ARI, CoMeD, Inc., Institute of Chronic Illnesses, Inc., BHARE Foundation 2.260
Geier DA, Kern JK, Garver CR, Adams JB, Audhya T, Nataf R, Geier MR. (2008). "Biomarkers of environmental toxicity and susceptibility in autism." J Neurol Sci. 2008 Sep 24. [Epub ahead of print] ARI, CoMeD, Inc., Institute of Chronic Illnesses, Inc., BHARE Foundation 2.359
Geier, D. A., E. Mumper, et al. (2008). "Neurodevelopmental disorders, maternal Rh-negativity, and Rho(D) immune globulins: a multi-center assessment." Neuro Endocrinology Letters 29(2): 272-80. None 1.359
Gilbert, S. J., G. Bird, et al. (2008). "Atypical recruitment of medial prefrontal cortex in autism spectrum disorders: an fMRI study of two executive function tasks." Neuropsychologia 46(9): 2281-91. Wellcome Trust 4.074
Goodlin-Jones, B. L., S. L. Sitnick, et al. (2008). "The Children's Sleep Habits Questionnaire in toddlers and preschool children." Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics: JDBP 29(2): 82-88. NIMH 2.487
Gothelf, D., J. A. Furfaro, et al. (2008). "Neuroanatomy of fragile X syndrome is associated with aberrant behavior and the fragile X mental retardation protein (FMRP)." Ann. Neurol. 63(1): 40-51. NIMH 9.935
Gregg, J. P., L. Lit, et al. (2008). "Gene expression changes in children with autism." Genomics 91(1): 22-9. Epub 2007/11/17. NIEHS, EPA, MIND and NINDS 3.075
Hallahan, B., E. M. Daly, et al. (2008). "Brain morphometry volume in autistic spectrum disorder: a magnetic resonance imaging study of adults." Psychol. Med.: 1-10. Epub 2008/09/09. MRC UK A.I.M.S. Network 4.718
Helt, M., E. Kelley, et al. (2008). "Can children with autism recover? If so, how?" Neuropsychol. Rev. 18(4): 339-66. Epub 2008/11/15. None 3.349
Hertz-Picciotto I, Park HY, Dostal M, Kocan A, Trnovec T, Sram R. (2008). "Prenatal exposures to persistent and non-persistent organic compounds and effects on immune system development." Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. Feb;102(2):146-54. NCI, NIEHS, Czech Ministry of Environment, EPA, the US Agency for International Development, and the Commission of the European Community 2.073
Hornig, M., T. Briese, et al. (2008). "Lack of Association between Measles Virus Vaccine and Autism with Enteropathy: A Case-Control Study." PLoS ONE 3(9): e3140. CDC, NIAID, NHLBI and NINDS None listed
Hranilovi, D., R. Novak, et al. (2008). "Hyperserotonemia in autism: the potential role of 5HT-related gene variants." Coll. Antropol. 32 Suppl 1: 75-80. Ministry
of Science Education and Sports of the Republic of
Huang, C. H., & Santangelo, S. L. (2008). "Autism and serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Am J Med genet B Neuropsychiatr genet, 147B(6): 903-913. NLM Family Foundation 3.932
Israel, S., E. Lerer, et al. (2008). "Molecular genetic studies of the arginine vasopressin 1a receptor (AVPR1a) and the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) in human behaviour: from autism to altruism with some notes in between." Prog. Brain Res. Volume 170: 435-449. Hebrew University, the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, the Israel National Institute for Psychobiology and Phillip Morris USA and Phillip Morris International. 3.253
Johnson, C. P. (2008). "Recognition of autism before age 2 years." Pediatrics in Review, 29(3): 86-96. None 0.525
Jones, J. R., Skinner, C., Friez, M. J., Schwartz, C. E., & Stevenson, R. E. (2008). "Hypothesis: dysregulation of methylation of brain-expressed genes on the X chromosome and autism spectrum disorders." Am J Med genet A, 146A(17): 2213-2220. None 2.555
Jones, W., K. Carr, et al. (2008). "Absence of preferential looking to the eyes of approaching adults predicts level of social disability in 2-year-old toddlers with autism spectrum disorder." Arch. Gen. Psychiatry 65(8): 946-54. Epub 2008/08/06. NIMH, Autism Speaks, the Simons Foundation and the American Psychological Foundation Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Award 14.273
Kakinuma, H., & Sato, H. (2008). "Copy-number variations associated with autism spectrum disorder." Pharmacogenomics, 9(8): 1143-1154. None 3.551
Kakooza-Mwesige, A., Wachtel, L. E., & Dhossche, D. M. (2008). "Catatonia in autism: implications across the life span." European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 17(6): 327-335. None 1.769
Kilpinen, H., T. Ylisaukko-Oja, et al. (2008). "Association of DISC1 with autism and Asperger syndrome." Mol. Psychiatry 13(2): 187-196. CAN, Finnish Cultural Foundation, Aili and Paul Pennanen and Piippa-Stiina Immonen Grants, Center of Excellence of the Academy of Finland, and the Pa¨ivikki and Sakari Sohlberg Foundation. 12.537
Kim, H. G., S. Kishikawa, et al. (2008). "Disruption of Neurexin 1 Associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder." Am. J. Hum. Genet. 82(1): 199-207. NIGMS, NINDS, NICHD, NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Award, Children's Tumor Foundation, NIMH and CAN 10.153
Kinney, D. K., Munir, K. M., Crowley, D. J., & Miller, A. M. (2008). "Prenatal stress and risk for autism." Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 32(8): 1519-1532. Autism Speaks, CAN, NIMH, FIC and the SMRI 7.804
Kirov, G., D. Gumus, et al. (2008). "Comparative genome hybridization suggests a role for NRXN1 and APBA2 in schizophrenia." Hum. Mol. Genet. 17(3): 458-465. the Max Planck Innovation Funds and the MRC UK 7.249
Kumar, R. A., S. KaraMohamed, et al. (2008). "Recurrent 16p11.2 microdeletions in autism." Hum. Mol. Genet. 17(4): 628-38. Epub 2007/12/25. NIH, the NARSAD, and an Autism Speaks 7.249
Landa, R. J. (2008). "Diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders in the first 3 years of life." Nat Clin Pract Neurol, 4(3): 138-147. NIMH 6.979
Lee, L. C., C. J. Newschaffer, et al. (2008). "Variation in season of birth in singleton and multiple births concordant for autism spectrum disorders." Paediatr. Perinat. Epidemiol. 22(2): 172-9. Epub 2008/02/27. NIMH, CAN and CDC 1.660
Lerer E, Levi S, Salomon S, Darvasi A, Yirmiya N, Ebstein RP. (2008). "Association between the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) gene and autism: relationship to Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales and cognition." Mol Psychiatry. Oct;13(10):980-8. Epub 2007 Sep 25. ISF 12.537
Lintas, C., & Persico, A. M. (2009). "Autistic phenotypes and genetic testing: state-of-the-art for the clinical geneticist." Journal of Medical genetics, 46(1): 1-8. Italian Ministry for University, NAAR, CAN, and the Fondation Jerome Lejeune 5.713
Losh, M., Sullivan, P. F., Trembath, D., & Piven, J. (2008). "Current developments in the genetics of autism: from phenome to genome." Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology, 67(9): 829-837. NCRR, NIMH, Autism Speaks 5.140
Maimburg DR, Væth M, Schendel DE, Hammer Bech B, Thorsen P. "Neonatal Jaundice; a risk factor for infantile autism?" Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2008; 22(6): 562-568. The Foundation of Ludvig and Sara Elsass, The Augustinus Foundation, The Foundation of Aase and Ejner Danielsen, and CDC 1.660
Manzi, B., Loizzo, A. L., Giana, G., & Curatolo, P. (2008). "Autism and metabolic diseases." Journal of Child Neurology, 23(3): 307-314. None 1.433
Marshall, C. R., A. Noor, et al. (2008). "Structural variation of chromosomes in autism spectrum disorder." Am. J. Hum. Genet. 82(2): 477-88. Epub 2008/02/07. Genome Canada/OGI, CIHR, the MCMM, the CIFAR, Autism Speaks, the MCH Foundation, SickKids Foundation, and the NGFN, NARSAD, the NWO, the KNAW, the AHFMR 10.153
Martin LA, Ashwood P, Braunschweig D, Cabanlit M, Van de Water J, Amaral DG. (2008). "Stereotypies and hyperactivity in rhesus monkeys exposed to IgG from mothers of children with autism." Brain Behav Immun. 2008 Aug;22(6):806-16. Epub 2008 Feb 8. NIEHS, EPA, Visceral and the Ted Lindsay Foundation, CAN, NIMH and CEHC and M.I.N.D. Institute. 4.909
McDonald, S. J. and P. Middleton (2008). "Effect of timing of umbilical cord clamping of term infants on maternal and neonatal outcomes." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10.1002/14651858.CD004074.pub2: 10.1002/14651858.CD004074.pub2 The University of Adelaide and Department of Health and Ageing (Australia)

Mefford, H. C., A. J. Sharp, et al. (2008). "Recurrent rearrangements of chromosome 1q21.1 and variable pediatric phenotypes." N. Engl. J. Med. 359(16): 1685-99. Epub 2008/09/12. NICHD, DDSN, the Wellcome Trust, the André & Cyprien Foundation, the University Hospitals of Geneva , the Health Research Board, the European Union, the Dutch Foundation for Brain Research, the OxBRC, NIHR Biomedical Research Centres (UK), NGRL (UK), the FWO–Vlaanderen, and the HHMI. 50.017
Mendelsohn, N. J., & Schaefer, G. B. (2008). "genetic evaluation of autism." Seminars in Pediatric Neurology, 15(1): 27-31. None None listed
Meyer, U., M. Nyffeler, et al. (2008). "Relative prenatal and postnatal maternal contributions to schizophrenia-related neurochemical dysfunction after in utero immune challenge." Neuropsychopharmacology 33(2): 441-456. SNF Grant, Grants of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology 6.835
Ming, X., M. Brimacombe, et al. (2008). "Autism spectrum disorders: concurrent clinical disorders." J. Child Neurol. 23(1): 6-13. Epub 2007/12/07. None 1.433
Morrow, E. M., S. Y. Yoo, et al. (2008). "Identifying autism loci and genes by tracing recent shared ancestry." Science 321(5886): 218-23. Epub 2008/07/16. NCRR, CAN, the Nancy Lurie Marks Family Foundation, the Simons Foundation, the Harvard Kuwait Project, the Developmental Disabilities Research Center of Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology in collaboration with Pfizer Inc. and Merck & Co., the Anne and Paul Marcus Foundation, the Charles H. Hood Foundation, the Burroughs Wellcome Fund, the F. M. Kirby Foundation and the HHMI 28.103
Moy, S. S., & Nadler, J. J. (2008). "Advances in behavioral genetics: mouse models of autism." Molecular Psychiatry, 13(1): 4-26. NIMH and NICHD 12.537
Mueller, B. R. and T. L. Bale (2008). "Sex-specific programming of offspring emotionality after stress early in pregnancy." J. Neurosci. 28(36): 9055-65. Epub 2008/09/05. NIMH, University of Pennsylvania Research Foundation, and March of Dimes 7.452
Ng, F., M. Berk, et al. (2008). "Oxidative stress in psychiatric disorders: Evidence base and therapeutic implications." International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology 11(6): 851-876. None 4.378
O'Roak, B. J. and M. W. State (2008). "Autism genetics: strategies, challenges, and opportunities." Autism Research 1(1): 4-17. None None listed
Palmer RF, Blanchard S, Wood R. (2009). "Proximity to point sources of environmental mercury release as a predictor of autism prevalence." Health Place. Mar;15(1):18-24. Epub 2008 Feb 12 None 2.818
Paul, R. (2008). "Interventions to improve communication in autism." Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 17(4): 835-856, ix-x. NIMH, NIDCD, NICHD, NIEHS, NINDS, NAAR and Autism Speaks 1.856
Pessah, I. N., Seegal, R. F., Lein, P. J., LaSalle, J., Yee, B. K., Van De Water, J., et al. (2008). "Immunologic and neurodevelopmental susceptibilities of autism." Neurotoxicology, 29(3): 532-545. USEPA, NIEHS, NICHD, NIGMS, ETH Zurich, and SNSF 2.409
Rapin, I., & Tuchman, R. F. (2008). "Autism: definition, neurobiology, screening, diagnosis." Pediatric Clinics of North America, 55(5): 1129-1146, viii. None 1.270
Rapin, I., & Tuchman, R. F. (2008). "What is new in autism?" Current Opinion in Neurology, 21(2): 143-149. None 5.550
Ray-Mihm, R. (2008). "Autism: part II. genetics, diagnosis, and treatment." Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 39(3): 102-103. None None listed
Reiersen, A. M., & Todd, R. D. (2008). "Co-occurrence of ADHD and autism spectrum disorders: phenomenology and treatment." Expert Rev Neurother, 8(4): 657-669. NIMH and NICHD None listed
Roohi, J., C. Montagna, et al. (2008). "Disruption of Contactin 4 in 3 Subjects with Autism Spectrum Disorder." J. Med. Genet. Epub 2008/03/20. NINDS, NCRR, NCI, the Cody Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities, NAAR, and SBU School of Medicine. 5.713
Scattoni, M. L., S. U. Gandhy, et al. (2008). "Unusual repertoire of vocalizations in the BTBR T+tf/J mouse model of autism." PLoS ONE 3(8): e3067. Epub 2008/08/30. NIMH None listed
Schaefer, G. B. and N. J. Mendelsohn (2008). "Clinical genetics evaluation in identifying the etiology of autism spectrum disorders." Genetics in Medicine: Official Journal of the American College of Medical Genetics 10(4): 301-5. None 3.716
Schaefer, G. B., & Mendelsohn, N. J. (2008). "genetics evaluation for the etiologic diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders." genet Med, 10(1): 4-12. None 3.716
Schechter, R. and J. K. Grether (2008). "Continuing increases in autism reported to California's developmental services system: mercury in retrograde." Arch. Gen. Psychiatry 65(1): 19-24. Epub 2008/01/09. CDPH 14.273
Scheffer, I. E., S. J. Turner, et al. (2008). "Epilepsy and mental retardation limited to females: an under-recognized disorder." Brain 131(Pt 4): 918-27. NHMRC (Australia) 9.603
Schendel D, Bhasin T.K. "Birth weight and gestational age characteristics of children with autism, including a comparison with other developmental disabilities." Pediatrics 2008; 121(6):1155-64. CDC 4.789
Shi L, Smith SE, Malkova N, Tse D, Su Y, Patterson PH. (2009) "Activation of the maternal immune system alters cerebellar development in the offspring." Brain Behav Immun. Jan;23(1):116-23. Epub 2008 Aug 9. NIMH, gifts from Ginger and Ted Jenkins and Ruben Mettler, a McKnight Foundation Neuroscience of Brain Disorder Award, CAN, and SMRI 4.909
Shiow, L. R., K. Paris, et al. (2008). "Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) associated with a coronin-1A mutation and a chromosome 16p11.2 deletion." Clin. Immunol. Epub 2008/12/23. NIMH, UCSF MSTP and Genentech Sandler Family Foundation, the USIDNET and Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic Centers for Primary Immunodeficiency, and the HHMI 3.606
Singer HS, Morris CM, Gause CD, Gillin PK, Crawford S, Zimmerman AW. (2008). "Antibodies against fetal brain in sera of mothers with autistic children." J Neuroimmunol. 2008 Feb;194(1-2):165-72. Epub 2008 Feb 21. NAAR 3.159
Stefansson, H., D. Rujescu, et al. (2008). "Large recurrent microdeletions associated with schizophrenia." Nature 455(7210): 232-236. EU Grant, Simons Foundation, NIMH, NSFC (China), BMBF and Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-
Stiftung Foundation
Stephan, D. A. (2008). "Unraveling Autism." Am. J. Hum. Genet. 82(1): 7-9. None 10.153
Steyaert, J. G., & De la Marche, W. (2008). "What's new in autism?" European Journal of Pediatrics, 167(10): 1091-1101. The University Hospital Leuven and Flanders Fund for Scientific Research 1.416
Tartaglia, N., S. Davis, et al. (2008). "A new look at XXYY syndrome: medical and psychological features." American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A 146A(12): 1509-22. NIH LRP, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, M.I.N.D. Institute, XXYY Project 2.555
Theoharides, T. C., Doyle, R., Francis, K., Conti, P., & Kalogeromitros, D. (2008). "Novel therapeutic targets for autism." Trends in Pharmacological Sciences, 29(8): 375-382. NINDS, NIAMS, the Mastocytosis Society and Theta Biomedical
Consulting and Development
Trachtman, J. N. (2008). "Background and history of autism in relation to vision care." Optometry, 79(7): 391-396. None None listed
Tuchman, R., Moshe, S. L., & Rapin, I. (2009). "Convulsing toward the pathophysiology of autism." Brain and Development, 31(2): 95-103. Martin A. and Emily L. Fisher fellowship, NINDS and Heffer Family Foundation. 1.401
Uddin, L. Q., M. S. Davies, et al. (2008). "Neural basis of self and other representation in autism: an FMRI study of self-face recognition." PLoS ONE 3(10): e3526. Epub 2008/10/30. NICHD, NCRR, NAAR, NSF, the Brain Mapping Medical Research Organization, Brain Mapping Support Foundation, Pierson-Lovelace Foundation, Ahmanson Foundation, Tamkin Foundation, Jennifer Jones-Simon Foundation, Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation, Robson Family, William M. and Linda R. Dietel Philanthropic Fund at the Northern Piedmont Community Foundation, and Northstar Fund None listed
Vernes, S. C., D. F. Newbury, et al. (2008). "A Functional Genetic Link between Distinct Developmental Language Disorders." N. Engl. J. Med. Epub 2008/11/07. NIMH, NICHD, the Wellcome Trust, Autism Speaks, the University of Oxford, the TSA and Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship 50.017
Waldman M, Nicholson S, Adilov N, Williams J.(2008). "Autism prevalence and precipitation rates in California, Oregon, and Washington counties." Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. Nov;162(11):1095-6. Cornell University 4.320
Weber, C. J. (2008). "Update on autism and childhood vaccines." Urologic Nursing, 28(4): 290-291. None None listed
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