Folate and methionine metabolism in autism: a systematic review

submitted by: maipa001
Background: Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder that is increasingly being recognized as a public health issue. Recent evidence has emerged that children with autism may have altered folate or methionine metabolism, which suggests the folate-methionine cycle may play a key role in the etiology of autism. Objective: The objective was to conduct a systematic review to examine the evidence for the involvement of alterations in folate-methionine metabolism in the etiology of...
Authors: Penelope Main, Manya Angley, Philip Thomas, Catherine O'doherty, Michael Fenech