Species Differences

Profound differences in brain geometry, craniospinal angle, gyral complexity, and white to gray matter ratio are well-characterized differences between the human CNS and the brains of laboratory animals. In addition to these anatomical differences, more subtle alterations in the physiologic responses to the traumatic insult, neurotransmitter receptor distribution, or genomic differences must be considered before data obtained in experimental research are translated into clinical concepts. The situation becomes even more complex because profound differences in the behavioral and histopathological responses to TBI within different rodent strains have been described and are additionally influenced by the age of the animal and its laboratory environment.

Understanding And Treating Autism

Understanding And Treating Autism

Whenever a doctor informs the parents that their child is suffering with Autism, the first & foremost question that is thrown over him is - How did it happen? How did my child get this disease? Well, there is no definite answer to what are the exact causes of Autism.

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