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Table 1 Demographic variables for control subjects and individuals with autism

From: Enzymes in the glutamate-glutamine cycle in the anterior cingulate cortex in postmortem brain of subjects with autism

Case number Disorder Age (years) Gender PMI (hours) Cause of death History of seizures
C01 No known disorder 27 M 10 Multiple injuries No
C02 No known disorder 15 M 12 N/A No
C03 No known disorder 15 M 16 Multiple injuries No
C04 No known disorder 9 F 20 Asthma No
C05 No known disorder 20 F 19 Head injuries No
C06 No known disorder 20 M 22 Multiple injuries No
C07 No known disorder 8 F 20 Traumatic multiple injury No
C08 No known disorder 14 M 18 Multiple injuries No
C09 No known disorder 12 M 19 Drowning No
C10 No known disorder 8 M 5 Cardiac arrhythmia No
C11 No known disorder 29 M 13 Traumatic multiple injuries No
C12 No known disorder 15 F 5 Chest injuries No
C13 No known disorder 14 M 16 Multiple injuries No
Control (n = 13) 15.8 ± 6.6 M:F = 9:4 15.0 ± 5.6   
A01 Autism 9 M 13 Drowning No
A02 Autism 8 M 12 Drowning No
A03 Autism 8 M 16 Drowning No
A04 Autism 14 M 9 Drowning No
A05 Autism 27 M 8.3 Drowning No
A06 Autism 16 M N/A Seizures Yes
A07 Autism 29 F 17.83 Seizures Yes
Autism (n = 7) 15.9 ± 8.9 M:F = 6:1 12.7 ± 3.8   
  1. Values are shown as means ± standard deviation.
  2. Abbreviations: F, female; M, male; N/A, not available; PMI, postmortem interval.