Vol. 27 (6) 2006 Neuro endocrinology letters

A clinical trial of combined anti-androgen and anti-heavy metal therapy in autistic disorders.

BACKGROUND: A medical hypothesis has suggested that some autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) may result from interactions between the methionine cycle-transsulfuration and androgen pathways following exposure to mercury.

METHODS: The IRB of the Institute for Chronic Illnesses approved the present study. A novel trea.....