Parvalbumin-, calbindin-, and calretinin-immunoreactive hippocampal interneuron density in autism.

TitleParvalbumin-, calbindin-, and calretinin-immunoreactive hippocampal interneuron density in autism.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsLawrence YA, Kemper TL, Bauman ML, Blatt GJ
JournalActa neurologica Scandinavica
Volume121
Issue2
Pagination99-108
Date Published2010 Feb
ISSN1600-0404
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Autistic Disorder, CA1 Region, Hippocampal, CA3 Region, Hippocampal, Calcium-Binding Protein, Vitamin D-Dependent, Cell Count, Dentate Gyrus, gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Hippocampus, Humans, Immunohistochemistry, Interneurons, Male, Middle Aged, Parvalbumins
Abstract

There has been a long-standing interest in the possible role of the hippocampus in autism and both postmortem brain and neuroimaging studies have documented varying abnormalities in this limbic system structure.

Alternate JournalActa Neurol. Scand.