Elizabeth R Whitney

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Calbindin-D28k is a more reliable marker of human Purkinje cells than standard Nissl stains: a stereological experiment
    Elizabeth R Whitney
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, L 1004, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 168:42-7. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Cerebellar Purkinje cells are reduced in a subpopulation of autistic brains: a stereological experiment using calbindin-D28k
    Elizabeth R Whitney
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, L 1004, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Cerebellum 7:406-16. 2008
  3. pmc Density of cerebellar basket and stellate cells in autism: evidence for a late developmental loss of Purkinje cells
    Elizabeth R Whitney
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02218 2526, USA
    J Neurosci Res 87:2245-54. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Calbindin-D28k is a more reliable marker of human Purkinje cells than standard Nissl stains: a stereological experiment
    Elizabeth R Whitney
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, L 1004, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 168:42-7. 2008
    ..Regardless of the exact cause, these observations suggest that Nissl staining may not be a reliable marker for PCs and that CB is an excellent alternative marker...
  2. doi request reprint Cerebellar Purkinje cells are reduced in a subpopulation of autistic brains: a stereological experiment using calbindin-D28k
    Elizabeth R Whitney
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, L 1004, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Cerebellum 7:406-16. 2008
    ..These data demonstrate that a reduction in cerebellar PCs was not a consistent feature of these autistic brains and that it occurred without discernible correlation between their density and the clinical features or severity of autism...
  3. pmc Density of cerebellar basket and stellate cells in autism: evidence for a late developmental loss of Purkinje cells
    Elizabeth R Whitney
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02218 2526, USA
    J Neurosci Res 87:2245-54. 2009
    ..2008) suggests that PCs were generated, migrated to their proper location in the PC layer, and subsequently died in the autistic cases that showed a reduction in PCs...