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Brain inflammation appears common in autism

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by adreno, Dec 12, 2014.

  1. adreno

    adreno PR activist

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    Microglial activation again...

    http://psychcentral.com/news/2014/12/11/brain-inflammation-common-in-autism/78484.html
     
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  2. alex3619

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    Whoda thunk it? ;)
     
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  3. Marco

    Marco Grrrrrrr!

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  4. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member

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    Esp since this has been known for 9 years ... good to have further confirmation, though I'd much rather the money is spent on exploring treatment options

    here is the actual study


    Any thoughts on this M2 thingy?
     
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    alex3619 Senior Member

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    I have no ideas just yet but its intriguing enough I might look into this after Xmas. I would love to read what others think about this.
     
  6. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member

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    answering my question, sort of

    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00281-013-0382-8/fulltext.html

    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00281-013-0382-8/fulltext.html



    Word 'primed' probably being the key in more than just autism ...
     
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  7. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member

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    continuing from the last sentence above wrt 'priming' and subsequent reactivity

     
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    Wally Senior Member

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    @alex3619,
    I thought the article linked below might be of interest to you when putting together your "after" Xmas reading list.
    See, www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0014579311006351?_rdoc=1&_fmt=high&_origin=gateway&_docanchor=&md5=b8429449ccfc9c30159a5f9aeaa92ffb
     
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