A preliminary study of finasteride in Tourette syndrome§

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  • Antonella Muroni,

    1. Department of Neurological and Cardiovascular Sciences University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    2. Tourette Syndrome Center, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
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    • Antonella Muroni, Silvia Paba, Francesco Marrosu, and Marco Bortolato contributed equally to this article.

  • Silvia Paba,

    1. Tourette Syndrome Center, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    2. Department of Neuroscience “B.B.Brodie” University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
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    • Antonella Muroni, Silvia Paba, Francesco Marrosu, and Marco Bortolato contributed equally to this article.

  • Monica Puligheddu,

    1. Department of Neurological and Cardiovascular Sciences University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    2. Tourette Syndrome Center, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
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  • Francesco Marrosu MD,

    1. Department of Neurological and Cardiovascular Sciences University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    2. Tourette Syndrome Center, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
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    • Antonella Muroni, Silvia Paba, Francesco Marrosu, and Marco Bortolato contributed equally to this article.

  • Marco Bortolato MD, PhD

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Neurological and Cardiovascular Sciences University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    2. Tourette Syndrome Center, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    3. Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    • Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
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    • Antonella Muroni, Silvia Paba, Francesco Marrosu, and Marco Bortolato contributed equally to this article.


  • Funding agencies: This work was supported by the Tourette Syndrome Association and USC Zumberge Fund (to M.B.) and by the government of Sardinia Region (to F.M.).

  • Relevant conflicts of interest/financial disclosures: Nothing to report.

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