Blog | HemaCare

Maternal T cells Gone Rogue: A New Link Between Immune Activation And Autism

Apr 13, 2016 1:00:11 PM / by Dalia Gaddis posted in autism, IL-17, Immune activation, Infants, Innovation, research


Scientists find that IL-17 produced by maternal T cells may cause brain damage to their infants and lead to autism.

Are a mother’s own T cells, which are designed to protect her and her unborn infant, to blame for autism? There might be an association between excessive maternal T cells activation and autism.

Read More

Stem Cells Peel Mysteries of Autism

Sep 30, 2015 1:00:42 PM / by Maria posted in autism, iPSCs, neuronal development, research, Stem Cells


Using stem cells, researchers discern patterns to this puzzling disorder

Read More

Subscribe Here!

Posts by Topic

see all

Recent Posts