Journal article

Microglial Activation and Increased Microglial Density Observed in the Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex in Autism

John T Morgan, Gursharan Chana, Carlos A Pardo, Cristian Achim, Katerina Semendeferi, Jody Buckwalter, Eric Courchesne, Ian P Everall

Biological Psychiatry | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2010

Grants

Awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development


Funding Acknowledgements

Support for this work was provided by the Cure Autism Now Foundation, the Peter Emch Foundation, Autism Speaks, the Simons Foundation, the Swartz Foundation, the San Diego Thursday Club juniors, and the Chancellor's Interdisciplinary Collaboratory Scholarship and the Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind, University of California, San Diego.Tissue for this work was provided by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Brain and Tissue Bank for Developmental Disorders (Baltimore, Maryland) under National Institute of Child Health and Human Development contract no. HHSN275200900011C, Ref No. NO1-HD-9-0011, the Autism Tissue Program (Princeton, New Jersey), the Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center (Belmont, Massachusetts), the Brain and Tissue Bank for Developmental Disorders (Miami, Florida), and University of California San Diego Lifesharing (San Diego, California).