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This Week in Animal Research: 14th-19th June

A drug developed a century ago to treat African sleeping sickness has eliminated the symptoms of autism from adult mice with an experimental form of the disorder.
A drug developed a century ago to treat African sleeping sickness has eliminated the symptoms of autism from adult mice with an experimental form of the disorder. Suramin blocks… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/this-week-in-animal-research-14th-19th-june/

Bone marrow transplant reverses Rett

A serious type of autism has been successfully treated in mice by bone marrow transplant.
A serious type of autism has been successfully treated in mice by bone marrow transplant. The results show that faulty immune cells might be the cause of both physical and mental… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/bone-marrow-transplant-reverses-rett/

Protein linked to autism in mice

Research on GM mice has found how mutations in a single protein can lead to autism.
Research on GM mice has found how mutations in a single protein can lead to autism. The protein, called Shank3, regulates how nerve impulses are conducted between brain cells.… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/protein-linked-to-autism-in-mice/

Mechanism behind autism uncovered

Nerve cells that are unable to communicate effectively may be responsible for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), according to new research on mice.
Nerve cells that are unable to communicate effectively may be responsible for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), according to new research on mice. The findings could lead to new… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/mechanism-behind-autism-uncovered/

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