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Author Symposium, CIBA Foundation

Title Mechanisms of Alcohol Damage in Utero
Published Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2009


Description 1 online resource (306 pages)
Series Novartis Foundation Symposia ; v. 841
Novartis Foundation Symposia
Contents Mechanisms of alcohol damage in utero; Contents; Chairman's introduction: what do we know of the mechanisms of alcohol damage in utero?; Prenatal and early postnatal exposure to ethanol permanently alters the rat hippocampus; Discussion; Effects of alcohol on functional development of the auditory pathway in the brainstem of infants and chick embryos; Discussion; Altered stress responsiveness in adult rats exposed to ethanol in utero: neuroendocrine mechanisms; Discussion; General discussion I; Neuronal migration; Fetal breathing
Interaction of ethanol with neural cells in culture: a model of intoxication, tolerance and withdrawalDiscussion; Growth, enzymes and hormonal changes in offspring of alcohol-fed rats; Discussion; Interactions between trace elements and alcohol in rats; Discussion; Critical periods for alcohol teratogenesis in mice, with special reference to the gastrulation stage of embryogenesis; Discussion; Range of alcohol-induced damage in the developing central nervous system; Discussion; Measures of alcohol damage in utero in the pigtailed macaque (Macaca nemestrina); Discussion
General discussion 2 Are results from different animal models consistent'?Alcohol exposure in utero and functional deficits in children during the first four years of life; Discussion; Clinical, psychopathological and developmental aspects in children with the fetal alcohol syndrome: a four-year follow-up study; Discussion; Growth of rat embryos in the serum of alcohol drinkers; Discussion; General discussion 3 What do we want from animal models?; Effects of moderate alcohol consumption and smoking on fetal outcome; Discussion
Preventing fetal alcohol effects: effectiveness of a demonstration projectDiscussion; Final general discussion; Prenatal diagnosis and counselling; Ethanol and teratogenic mechanisms; The importance of understanding the mechanism of alcohol damage to the brain in utero; Index of contributors; Subject index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders -- Congresses
Fetus -- Effect of drugs on -- Congresses
Alcoholism in pregnancy -- Congresses
Pathology, Experimental -- Congresses
Alcoholism in pregnancy.
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
Fetus -- Effect of drugs on.
Pathology, Experimental.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780470718568