In Brief| Volume 62, ISSUE 9, PA3-A4, November 01, 2007

Table of Contents

        In this Issue-November 1st

        947 A brief summary of the articles appearing in this issue of Biological Psychiatry.


        949 Autism: Searching for Coherence
        Daniel Geschwind
        951 Advances in the Pharmacotherapy of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
        Scott H. Kollins and John S. March

        Original Articles

        954 The Neuropsychological Effects of Chronic Methylphenidate on Drug-Naive Boys with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
        David R. Coghill, Sinead M. Rhodes, and Keith Matthews
        963 Restoration of Disturbed Intracortical Motor Inhibition and Facilitation in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Children by Methylphenidate
        Johannes Buchmann, Wolfgang Gierow, Simone Weber, Jacqueline Hoeppner, Thomas Klauer, Reiner Benecke, Frank Haessler, and Alexander Wolters
        970 Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate and Mixed Amphetamine Salts Extended-Release in Children with ADHD: A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Analog Classroom Study
        Joseph Biederman, Samuel W. Boellner, Ann Childress, Frank A. Lopez, Suma Krishnan, and Yuxin Zhang
        977 Atomoxetine Improved Response Inhibition in Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
        Samuel R. Chamberlain, Natalia del Campo, Jonathan Dowson, Ulrich Müller, Luke Clark, Trevor W. Robbins, and Barbara J. Sahakian
        985 Partial Replication of a DRD4 Association in ADHD Individuals Using a Statistically Derived Quantitative Trait for ADHD in a Family-Based Association Test
        Jessica Lasky-Su, Tobias Banaschewski, Jan Buitelaar, Barbara Franke, Keeley Brookes, Edmund Sonuga-Barke, Richard Ebstein, Jacques Eisenberg, Michael Gill, Iris Manor, Ana Miranda, Fernando Mulas, Robert D. Oades, Herbert Roeyers, Aribert Rothenberger, Joseph Sergeant, Hans-Christoph Steinhausen, Eric Taylor, Kaixin Zhou, Margaret Thompson, Philip Asherson, and Stephen V. Faraone
        991 Testing for Neuropsychological Endophenotypes in Siblings Discordant for Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder
        L. Cinnamon Bidwell, Erik G. Willcutt, John C. DeFries, and Bruce F. Pennington
        999 Temporal Lobe Dysfunction in Medication-Naïve Boys With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder During Attention Allocation and Its Relation to Response Variability
        Katya Rubia, Anna B. Smith, Michael J. Brammer, and Eric Taylor
        1007 Abnormal Magnocellular Pathway Visual Processing in Infants at Risk for Autism
        Joseph P. McCleery, Elizabeth Allman, Leslie J. Carver, and Karen R. Dobkins
        1015 Olfaction and Taste Processing in Autism
        Loisa Bennetto, Emily S. Kuschner, and Susan L. Hyman
        1022 Excess of High Frequency Electroencephalogram Oscillations in Boys with Autism
        Elena V. Orekhova, Tatiana A. Stroganova, Gudrun Nygren, Marina M. Tsetlin, Irina N. Posikera, Christopher Gillberg, and Mikael Elam
        1030 Altered Chemical Metabolites in the Amygdala-Hippocampus Region Contribute to Autistic Symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorders
        Taro Endo, Toshiki Shioiri, Hideaki Kitamura, Teruo Kimura, Sumio Endo, Naio Masuzawa, and Toshiyuki Someya
        1038 Clinical, Morphological, and Biochemical Correlates of Head Circumference in Autism
        Roberto Sacco, Roberto Militerni, Alessandro Frolli, Carmela Bravaccio, Antonella Gritti, Maurizio Elia, Paolo Curatolo, Barbara Manzi, Simona Trillo, Carlo Lenti, Monica Saccani, Cindy Schneider, Raun Melmed, Karl-Ludvig Reichelt, Tiziana Pascucci, Stefano Puglisi-Allegra, and Antonio M. Persico
        1048 A Retrospective Fetal Ultrasound Study of Brain Size in Autism
        Kyle Hobbs, Anne Kennedy, Molly DuBray, Erin D. Bigler, P. Brent Petersen, William McMahon, and Janet E. Lainhart

        Brief Reports

        1056 Decreased Serum Levels of Platelet-Endothelial Adhesion Molecule (PECAM-1) in Subjects with High-Functioning Autism: A Negative Correlation with Head Circumference at Birth
        Kenji J. Tsuchiya, Kenji Hashimoto, Yasuhide Iwata, Masatsugu Tsujii, Yoshimoto Sekine, Genichi Sugihara, Hideo Matsuzaki, Shiro Suda, Masayoshi Kawai, Kazuhiko Nakamura, Yoshio Minabe, Atsuko Yagi, Masaomi Iyo, Nori Takei, and Norio Mori
        1059 Further Evidence of Dopamine Transporter Dysregulation in ADHD: A Controlled PET Imaging Study Using Altropane
        Thomas J. Spencer, Joseph Biederman, Bertha K. Madras, Darin D. Dougherty, Ali A. Bonab, Elijahu Livni, Peter C. Meltzer, Jessica Martin, Scott Rauch, and Alan J. Fischman

        On the Internet

        1062 Full text or abstracts of the following articles, which are currently “in press” in Biological Psychiatry, are available on our website now…