Aminoglycoside antibiotics and autism: a speculative hypothesis
- AUTISM ANTIBIOTIC. // Science Teacher;Oct2000, Vol. 67 Issue 7, p21
Reports on the research which revealed that children suffering from autism may experience a short-term improvement during treatment with antibiotics. Signs of improvements displayed by autistic children after treatment.
- AUTISM CLUES BEGIN TO EMERGE CLOSER TO 12 MONTHS OF AGE. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Mar2010, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p14
The article discusses the findings of a research published online in the "Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry," which revealed that autism symptoms become more apparent as children reach one year of age.
- kanamycin:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p240
The article presents a definition of the term "kanamycin," which is an aminoglycoside antibiotic that can be used as a selection marker in genetic experiments.
- Inhibition of Polymorphic Human Carbonyl Reductase 1 (CBR1) by the Cardioprotectant Flavonoid 7-monohydroxyethyl Rutoside (monoHER). Vanessa Gonzalez-Covarrubias; James Kalabus; Javier Blanco // Pharmaceutical Research;Jul2008, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p1730
Abstract PurposeÂ Â Carbonyl reductase 1 (CBR1) reduces the anticancer anthracyclines doxorubicin and daunorubicin into the cardiotoxic metabolites doxorubicinol and daunorubicinol. We evaluated whether the cardioprotectant monoHER inhibits the activity of polymorphic CBR1. ...
- Dentatorubal pallidolusian atrophy in South Wales. Wardle, M.; Majounie, E; Williams, N. M.; Rosser, A. E.; Morris, H. R.; Robertson, N. P. // Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jul2008, Vol. 79 Issue 7, p804
Background: Dentatorubral pallidoluysian atrophy (DRPLA) is a rare, autosomal dominant, clinically heterogeneous neurodegenerative disorder characterised clinically by progressive dementia, ataxia, chorea, myoclonic epilepsy and psychiatric disturbance and pathologically by combined degeneration...
- Detection of virulence factors in high-level gentamicin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium isolates from a Tunisian hospital. Ben Slama, K.; Sáenz, Y.; Klibi, N.; Masmoudi, A.; Zanetti, S.; Sechi, L. A.; Boudabous, A.; Torres, C. // Canadian Journal of Microbiology;Mar2007, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p372
Phenotypic and genotypic determination of virulence factors were carried out in 46 high-level gentamicin-resistant (HLGR) clinical Enterococcus faecalis (n = 34) and Enterococcus faecium (n = 12) isolates recovered from different patients in La Rabta Hospital in Tunis, Tunisia, between 2000 and...
- The gut: a triggering place for autism - possibilities and challenges. Midtvedt, Tore // Microbial Ecology in Health & Disease;2012, Vol. 23, p1
Background: During the recent years, a substantial amount of new data has underlined the importance of the gut as a triggering place for autism. Temporary improvements in clinical status following dietary alterations and the same that may occur after an antibiotic therapy are reported....
- The anguish of AUTISM. Writer, Larry // Australian Women's Weekly;Jun2004, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p134
Discusses the impact of autism in children on families in Australia. Symptoms of autism in children; Difficulties faced by parents and caregivers in dealing with autistic children; Advantages of Applied Behaviour Analysis therapy for autism.
- aminoglycoside. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p97
An encyclopedia entry for "aminoglycoside," a class of antiobiotics, is presented.