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George P Chrousos - Professor and Chairman, First Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens Medical School

George P Chrousos

Professor and Chairman, First Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens Medical School

Dr. Chrousos has focused his research on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis and has extensively studied the neuroendocrine alterations associated with mood disorders, sleep, pain perception, and immune function.

According to the ISI, Dr. Chrousos is among the 200 most prominent clinical investigators in the world. He has authored more than 1000 scientific publications, has edited 23 books and his work has amassed over 40,000 citations.

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Intrauterine Exposure to Maternal Gestational Diabetes Associated With Increased Risk of Autism. Among a group of more than 320,000 children, intrauterine exposure to gestational diabetes mellitus diagnosed by 26 weeks' gestation was associated with risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), according to a study in the April 14 issue of JAMA. Maternal pre-existing type 2 diabetes was not...
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