SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • Baird, G., Simonoff, E., Pickles, A., Chandler, S., Loucas, T., Meldrum, D. & Charman, T. (2006) Prevalence of disorders of the autism spectrum in a population cohort of children in South Thames: the Special Needs and Autism Project (SNAP). The Lancet, 368, 210215.
  • Baron-Cohen, S., Scott, F.J., Allison, C., Williams, J., Bolton, P., Matthews, F.E. & Brayne, C. (2009) Prevalence of autism-spectrum conditions: UK school-based population study. Br. J. Psychiatry, 194, 500509.
  • Bassell, G.J. & Warren, S.T. (2008) Fragile X syndrome: loss of local mRNA regulation alters synaptic development and function. Neuron, 60, 201214.
  • Belmonte, M.K., Allen, G., Beckel-Mitchener, A., Boulanger, L.M., Carper, R.A. & Webb, S.J. (2004) Autism and abnormal development of brain connectivity. J. Neurosci., 24, 92289231.
  • Courchesne, E., Karns, C.M., Davis, H.R., Ziccardi, R., Carper, R.A., Tigue, Z.D., Chisum, H.J., Moses, P., Pierce, K., Lord, C., Lincoln, A.J., Pizzo, S., Schreibman, L., Haas, R.H., Akshoomoff, N.A. & Courchesne, R.Y. (2001) Unusual brain growth patterns in early life in patients with autistic disorder: an MRI study. Neurology, 57, 245254.
  • Di Lazzaro, V., Dileone, M., Pilato, F., Capone, F., Musumeci, G., Ranieri, F., Ricci, V., Bria, P., Di Iorio, R., de Waure, C., Pasqualetti, P. & Profice, P. (2011) Modulation of motor cortex neuronal networks by rTMS: comparison of local and remote effects of six different protocols of stimulation. J. Neurophysiol., 105, 21502156.
  • Dolen, G. & Bear, M.F. (2009) Fragile x syndrome and autism: from disease model to therapeutic targets. J. Neurodev. Disord., 1, 133140.
  • Fatemi, S.H., Folsom, T.D., Kneeland, R.E. & Liesch, S.B. (2011) Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 upregulation in children with autism is associated with underexpression of both Fragile X mental retardation protein and GABAA receptor beta 3 in adults with autism. Anat. Rec. (Hoboken), 294, 16351645.
  • Fatemi, S.H., Reutiman, T.J., Folsom, T.D. & Thuras, P.D. (2009a) GABA(A) receptor downregulation in brains of subjects with autism. J. Autism Dev. Disord., 39, 223230.
  • Fatemi, S.H., Folsom, T.D., Reutiman, T.J. & Thuras, P.D. (2009b) Expression of GABA(B) receptors is altered in brains of subjects with autism. Cerebellum, 8, 6469.
  • Fatemi, S.H., Reutiman, T.J., Folsom, T.D., Rooney, R.J., Patel, D.H. & Thuras, P.D. (2010) mRNA and protein levels for GABAA alpha4, alpha5, beta1 and GABABR1 receptors are altered in brains from subjects with autism. J. Autism Dev. Disord., 40, 743750.
  • Fitzgerald, P.B., Fountain, S. & Daskalakis, Z.J. (2006) A comprehensive review of the effects of rTMS on motor cortical excitability and inhibition. Clin. Neurophysiol., 117, 25842596.
  • Geschwind, D.H. & Levitt, P. (2007) Autism spectrum disorders: developmental disconnection syndromes. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol., 17, 103111.
  • Ghaziuddin, M. & Butler, E. (1998) Clumsiness in autism and Asperger syndrome: a further report. J. Intellect. Disabil. Res., 42, 4348.
  • Gogolla, N., Leblanc, J.J., Quast, K.B., Sudhof, T.C., Fagiolini, M. & Hensch, T.K. (2009) Common circuit defect of excitatory-inhibitory balance in mouse models of autism. J. Neurodev. Disord., 1, 172181.
  • Herbert, M.R., Ziegler, D.A., Makris, N., Filipek, P.A., Kemper, T.L., Normandin, J.J., Sanders, H.A., Kennedy, D.N. & Caviness, V.S. Jr. (2004) Localization of white matter volume increase in autism and developmental language disorder. Ann. Neurol., 55, 530540.
  • Hoogendam, J.M., Ramakers, G.M. & Di Lazzaro, V. (2010) Physiology of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the human brain. Brain Stimul., 3, 95118.
  • Huang, Y.Z., Chen, R.S., Rothwell, J.C. & Wen, H.Y. (2007) The after-effect of human theta burst stimulation is NMDA receptor dependent. Clin. Neurophysiol., 118, 10281032.
  • Huang, Y.Z., Edwards, M.J., Rounis, E., Bhatia, K.P. & Rothwell, J.C. (2005) Theta burst stimulation of the human motor cortex. Neuron, 45, 201206.
  • Huerta, P.T. & Volpe, B.T. (2009) Transcranial magnetic stimulation, synaptic plasticity and network oscillations. J. Neuroeng. Rehabil., 6, 7.
  • Ives, J.R., Rotenberg, A., Poma, R., Thut, G. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2006) Electroencephalographic recording during transcranial magnetic stimulation in humans and animals. Clin. Neurophysiol., 117, 18701875.
  • Kleim, J.A., Chan, S., Pringle, E., Schallert, K., Procaccio, V., Jimenez, R. & Cramer, S.C. (2006) BDNF val66met polymorphism is associated with modified experience-dependent plasticity in human motor cortex. Nat. Neurosci., 9, 735737.
  • Kobayashi, M. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2003) Transcranial magnetic stimulation in neurology. Lancet Neurol., 2, 145156.
  • Kohen-Raz, R., Volkmar, F.R. & Cohen, D.J. (1992) Postural control in children with autism. J. Autism Dev. Disord., 22, 419432.
  • Lu, B. (2003) BDNF and activity-dependent synaptic modulation. Learn Mem., 10, 8698.
  • Mari, M., Castiello, U., Marks, D., Marraffa, C. & Prior, M. (2003) The reach-to-grasp movement in children with autism spectrum disorder. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B Biol. Sci., 385, 393403.
  • Markram, H., Rinaldi, T. & Markram, K. (2007) The intense world syndrome--an alternative hypothesis for autism. Front Neurosci., 1, 7796.
  • Minshew, N.J., Sung, K., Jones, B.L. & Furman, J.M. (2004) Underdevelopment of the postural control system in autism. Neurology, 63, 20562061.
  • Miyahara, M., Tsuji, M., Hori, M., Nakanishi, K., Kageyama, H. & Sugiyama, T. (1997) Brief report: motor incoordination in children with Asperger syndrome and learning disabilities. J. Autism Dev. Disord., 27, 595603.
  • Morrow, E.M., Yoo, S.Y., Flavell, S.W., Kim, T.K., Lin, Y., Hill, R.S., Mukaddes, N.M., Balkhy, S., Gascon, G., Hashmi, A., Al-Saad, S., Ware, J., Joseph, R.M., Greenblatt, R., Gleason, D., Ertelt, J.A., Apse, K.A., Bodell, A., Partlow, J.N., Barry, B., Yao, H., Markianos, K., Ferland, R.J., Greenberg, M.E. & Walsh, C.A. (2008) Identifying autism loci and genes by tracing recent shared ancestry. Science, 321, 218223.
  • Noterdaeme, M., Mildenberger, K., Minow, F. & Amorosa, H. (2002) Evaluation of neuromotor deficits in children with autism and children with a specific speech and language disorder. Eur. Child Adolesc. Psychiatry, 11, 219225.
  • Oberman, L. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2008) Cortical plasticity: a proposed mechanism by which genomic factors lead to the behavioral and neurological phenotype of autism spectrum and psychotic spectrum disorders. Behav. Brain Sci., 31, 241320.
  • Pascual-Leone, A., Freitas, C., Oberman, L., Horvath, J.C., Halko, M., Eldaief, M., Bashir, S., Vernet, M., Shafi, M., Westover, B., Vahabzadeh-Hagh, A.M. & Rotenberg, A. (2011) Characterizing brain cortical plasticity and network dynamics across the age-span in health and disease with TMS-EEG and TMS-fMRI. Brain Topogr., 24, 302315.
  • Rinaldi, T., Kulangara, K., Antoniello, K. & Markram, H. (2007) Elevated NMDA receptor levels and enhanced postsynaptic long-term potentiation induced by prenatal exposure to valproic acid. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 104, 1350113506.
  • Rossi, S., Hallett, M., Rossini, P.M., Pascual-Leone, A. & Safety of TMS Consensus Group. (2009) Safety, ethical considerations, and application guidelines for the use of transcranial magnetic stimulation in clinical practice and research. Clin. Neurophysiol., 120, 20082039.
  • Rubenstein, J.L. & Merzenich, M.M. (2003) Model of autism: increased ratio of excitation/inhibition in key neural systems. Genes Brain Behav., 2, 255267.
  • Stagg, C.J., Wylezinska, M., Matthews, P.M., Johansen-Berg, H., Jezzard, P., Rothwell, J.C. & Bestmann, S. (2009) Neurochemical effects of theta burst stimulation as assessed by magnetic resonance spectroscopy. J. Neurophysiol., 101, 28722877.
  • Teitelbaum, P., Teitelbaum, O., Nye, J., Fryman, J. & Maurer, R.G. (1998) Movement analysis in infancy may be useful for early diagnosis of autism. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 95, 1398213987.
  • Theoret, H., Halligan, E., Kobayashi, M., Fregni, F., Tager-Flusberg, H. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2005) Impaired motor facilitation during action observation in individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Curr. Biol., 15, R84R85.
  • Thut, G. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2010a) A review of combined TMS-EEG studies to characterize lasting effects of repetitive TMS and assess their usefulness in cognitive and clinical neuroscience. Brain Topogr., 22, 219232.
  • Thut, G. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2010b) Integrating TMS with EEG: how and what for?Brain Topogr., 22, 215218.
  • Thut, G., Ives, J.R., Kampmann, F., Pastor, M.A. & Pascual-Leone, A. (2005) A new device and protocol for combining TMS and online recordings of EEG and evoked potentials. J. Neurosci. Methods, 141, 207217.
  • Tordjman, S., Drapier, D., Bonnot, O., Graignic, R., Fortes, S., Cohen, D., Millet, B., Laurent, C. & Roubertoux, P.L. (2007) Animal models relevant to schizophrenia and autism: validity and limitations. Behav. Genet., 37, 6178.
  • Tsai, S.J. (2005) Is autism caused by early hyperactivity of brain-derived neurotrophic factor?Med. Hypotheses, 65, 7982.
  • Ziemann, U., Paulus, W., Nitsche, M.A., Pascual-Leone, A., Byblow, W.D., Berardelli, A., Siebner, H.R., Classen, J., Cohen, L.G. & Rothwell, J.C. (2008) Consensus: motor cortex plasticity protocols. Brain Stimul., 1, 164182.