JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Autism, regression, and the broader autism phenotype
    Janet E Lainhart
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108 1236, USA
    Am J Med Genet 113:231-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Advances in autism neuroimaging research for the clinician and geneticist
    Janet E Lainhart
    Utah Autism Research Program, University of Utah, 421 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 142:33-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Head circumference and height in autism: a study by the Collaborative Program of Excellence in Autism
    Janet E Lainhart
    Department of Psychiatry, The Brain Institute at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:2257-74. 2006
  4. pmc Microstructural connectivity of the arcuate fasciculus in adolescents with high-functioning autism
    P Thomas Fletcher
    School of Computing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Neuroimage 51:1117-25. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint A retrospective fetal ultrasound study of brain size in autism
    Kyle Hobbs
    School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1048-55. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Intact emotion facilitation for nonsocial stimuli in autism: is amygdala impairment in autism specific for social information?
    Mikle South
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:42-54. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Are there enhanced MBP autoantibodies in autism?
    Jane E Libbey
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, 3R330 SOM, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2305, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:324-32. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint How relevant are GFAP autoantibodies in autism and Tourette Syndrome?
    Nikki J Kirkman
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, 3R330 SOM, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2305, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:333-41. 2008
  9. pmc Associations between IQ, total and regional brain volumes, and demography in a large normative sample of healthy children and adolescents
    Nicholas Lange
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 35:296-317. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Utility of the Gilliam Autism Rating Scale in research and clinical populations
    Mikle South
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 32:593-9. 2002

Research Grants

  1. CORE--ASCERTAINMENT
    Janet Lainhart; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. The Microstructural Basis of Abnormal Connectivity in Autism
    JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Atypical Late Neurodevelopment in Autism: A Longitudinal MRI and DTI Study
    JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Atypical Late Neurodevelopment in Autism: A Longitudinal MRI and DTI Study
    JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART; Fiscal Year: 2011

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Autism, regression, and the broader autism phenotype
    Janet E Lainhart
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108 1236, USA
    Am J Med Genet 113:231-7. 2002
    ..Environmental events, however, may act in an additive or "second-hit" fashion in individuals with a genetic vulnerability to autism...
  2. ncbi request reprint Advances in autism neuroimaging research for the clinician and geneticist
    Janet E Lainhart
    Utah Autism Research Program, University of Utah, 421 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 142:33-9. 2006
    ..Currently, no method of brain imaging helps with diagnosis or treatment of idiopathic autism, but ongoing research aims to unravel the heterogeneity of autism and may provide future diagnostic tools that inform treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Head circumference and height in autism: a study by the Collaborative Program of Excellence in Autism
    Janet E Lainhart
    Department of Psychiatry, The Brain Institute at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:2257-74. 2006
    ..The wide distribution of head circumference in autism has major implications for genetic, neuroimaging, and other neurobiological research...
  4. pmc Microstructural connectivity of the arcuate fasciculus in adolescents with high-functioning autism
    P Thomas Fletcher
    School of Computing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Neuroimage 51:1117-25. 2010
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  5. ncbi request reprint A retrospective fetal ultrasound study of brain size in autism
    Kyle Hobbs
    School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1048-55. 2007
    ..Fetal head circumference (HC) and biparietal diameter (BPD) are highly correlated with fetal brain volume and are measured on fetal ultrasounds...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intact emotion facilitation for nonsocial stimuli in autism: is amygdala impairment in autism specific for social information?
    Mikle South
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:42-54. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Are there enhanced MBP autoantibodies in autism?
    Jane E Libbey
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, 3R330 SOM, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2305, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:324-32. 2008
    ..Autoantibody responses against MBP are unlikely to play a pathogenic role in autism...
  8. ncbi request reprint How relevant are GFAP autoantibodies in autism and Tourette Syndrome?
    Nikki J Kirkman
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, 3R330 SOM, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2305, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:333-41. 2008
    ..Autoantibody responses against GFAP are unlikely to play a pathogenic role in autism or Tourette Syndrome...
  9. pmc Associations between IQ, total and regional brain volumes, and demography in a large normative sample of healthy children and adolescents
    Nicholas Lange
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 35:296-317. 2010
    ..The relations between total and regional brain volumes and IQ can best be discerned when additional variables known to be associated with IQ, especially parental education and other demographic measures, are considered concurrently...
  10. ncbi request reprint Utility of the Gilliam Autism Rating Scale in research and clinical populations
    Mikle South
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 32:593-9. 2002
    ..It is recommended that clinicians and researchers using or considering using the GARS for autism diagnosis or ratings of autism severity recognize the need for further research regarding its use...
  11. ncbi request reprint Are there altered antibody responses to measles, mumps, or rubella viruses in autism?
    Jane E Libbey
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2305, USA
    J Neurovirol 13:252-9. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe, autism, and macrocephaly
    Erin D Bigler
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:2066-76. 2003
    ..The rationale for the reading disorder group was to have control subjects with potential temporal lobe anomalies, but who were not autistic...
  13. doi request reprint Quantitative magnetic resonance image analysis of the cerebellum in macrocephalic and normocephalic children and adults with autism
    Howard B Cleavinger
    Department of Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:401-13. 2008
    ..In autism, with and without macrocephaly, cerebellar structures were found to be proportional to head size and did not differ from typically developing subjects...
  14. ncbi request reprint Macrocephaly, corpus callosum morphology, and autism
    Sara A Rice
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    J Child Neurol 20:34-41. 2005
    ..These findings suggest no unique difference in overall regional corpus callosum surface area in autism with macrocephaly...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increased rate of head growth during infancy in autism
    Janet E Lainhart
    JAMA 290:393-4. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging of white matter in the superior temporal gyrus and temporal stem in autism
    Jee Eun Lee
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Waisman Center, Madison, WI, United States
    Neurosci Lett 424:127-32. 2007
    ..These results suggest that white matter microstructure in autism is abnormal in these temporal lobe regions, which is consistent with theories of aberrant brain connectivity in autism...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging of the corpus callosum in Autism
    Andrew L Alexander
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Neuroimage 34:61-73. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the microstructure of the corpus callosum is affected in autism, which may be related to nonverbal cognitive performance...
  18. ncbi request reprint MMPI-2 personality profiles of high-functioning adults with autism spectrum disorders
    Sally Ozonoff
    University of California, Davis, USA
    Assessment 12:86-95. 2005
    ..Future directions and implications for identifying adults in need of a specialized autism assessment are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Superior temporal gyrus, language function, and autism
    Erin D Bigler
    Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 31:217-38. 2007
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest a possible failure in left hemisphere lateralization of language function involving the STG in autism...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comorbid psychiatric disorders in children with autism: interview development and rates of disorders
    Ovsanna T Leyfer
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 36:849-61. 2006
    ..The sample demonstrated a high prevalence of specific phobia, obsessive compulsive disorder, and ADHD. The rates of psychiatric disorder in autism are high and are associated with functional impairment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quantitative temporal lobe differences: autism distinguished from controls using classification and regression tree analysis
    E Shannon Neeley
    Department of Statistics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Brain Dev 29:389-99. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in terms of pathological connectivity within the temporal lobe as it relates to autism...
  22. pmc Offering to share: how to put heads together in autism neuroimaging
    Matthew K Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:2-13. 2008
    ..A theme in these requirements is the need to preserve creative approaches and risk-taking within individual laboratories at the same time as common standards are provided for these laboratories to build on...

Research Grants8

  1. CORE--ASCERTAINMENT
    Janet Lainhart; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Years 3-5.3 will be devoted to retesting and re-scanning subjects in the Imaging Component longitudinal study and data analysis. Issues related to use of human subjects, diverse samples, and data monitoring and safety are addressed...
  2. The Microstructural Basis of Abnormal Connectivity in Autism
    JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding the brain- basis of deficits, disease course, and outcome in these individuals is critical for development of autism-specific treatments as well as secondary and tertiary preventive interventions. ..
  3. Atypical Late Neurodevelopment in Autism: A Longitudinal MRI and DTI Study
    JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This collaborative group has been effectively and productively working together on this longitudinal study since 2002. ..
  4. Atypical Late Neurodevelopment in Autism: A Longitudinal MRI and DTI Study
    JANET ELIZABETH LAINHART; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This collaborative group has been effectively and productively working together on this longitudinal study since 2002. ..