Tipping the balance of autism risk: potential mechanisms linking pesticides and autism.

Published July 1, 2012 in PubMed

In animal studies, we encourage more research on gene environment interactions, as well as experimental exposure to mixtures of compounds. Similarly, epidemiologic studies in humans with exceptionally high exposures can identify which pesticide classes are of greatest concern, and studies focused on gene environment are needed to determine if there are susceptible subpopulations at greater risk from pesticide exposures.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22534084

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