Decreased Levels of Adhesion Molecules Involved in Immune Cell Migration Found in Children with ASD

Published June 21, 2012 in Biological Psychiatry

Researchers at the M.I.N.D Institute found decreased levels of adhesion molecules involved in immune cell migration in children with ASD. Reduced levels were associated with increased repetitive behaviors, abnormal brain growth, and impaired cognition.

http://www.biologicalpsychiatryjournal.com/article/S0006-3223(12)00419-2/abstract

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