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Autism spectrum disorder could be triggered by low placental steroid levels

 3 months ago       45 Views

A recent experimental study has shown that one reason for the occurrence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) could be the deficit of a placental steroid hormone called allopregnanolone. The reason is that this hormone plays a critical role in the normal development of the brain in fetal life.


Author: @DailyCupofYoga

Source: news-medical.net

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