Google Scholar Citations

Review Articles and Book Chapters:

Wong CT, Weiss J, and Crawford DA. Prenatal exposure to common environmental factors affects brain lipids and increases risk of developing Autism Spectrum Disorders. Invited review. European Journal of Neuroscience 2015 Nov;42(10):2742-60

Wong C. and Crawford D.A. The Comprehensive Guide to Autism (Eds: Patel, Vinood B., Preedy, Victor R., Martin, Colin R.). Chapter Title “Lipid signalling in the Pathology of Autism Spectrum Disorders.” Invited Book Chapter. Publisher Springer ISBN 978-1-4614-4789-4. 2013

Tamiji J. and Crawford D.A. The Neurobiology of lipid signaling in Autism Spectrum Disorders. NeuroSignals. Feb;18(2):98-112. 2011. Invited Review. Special Issue on Autism Spectrum Disorders. (IF–5.75)

Peer-Reviewed Articles:

Wong CT, Bestard-Lorigados I, Crawford DA. Autism-related behaviors in the cyclooxygenase-2-deficient mouse model. Genes Brain Behaviour. 2019 Jan; 18(1).

Rai-Bhogal R., Wong. C., Kissoondoyal A, Davidson J., Li H., Crawford D.A. Maternal exposure to prostaglandin E2 modifies expression of wnt genes in mouse brain – an autism connection. Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports 2018 Apr 10;14:43-53.

Bhogal-Rai R., Ahmad E., Li H., and Crawford DA. Microarray analysis of gene expression in the cyclooxygenase knockout mice - a connection to Autism Spectrum Disorder. European Journal of Neuroscience. 2018 Mar;47(6):750-766. Invited research article.

Wong. C., Ussyshikin N., Ahmad E., Rai-Bhogal R., Li H., and Crawford DA. Prostaglandin E2 promotes neural proliferation, differentiation and regulates Wnt-target gene expression. Journal of Neuroscience Research. 2016 Aug;94(8):759-75

Davidson JM, Wong CT, Li H, and Crawford D.A. Prostaglandin E2 facilitates subcellular translocation of the EP4 receptor in neuroectodermal NE-4C stem cells. Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports. 2016 Jun 2;7:173-179

Davidson J, Wong CT, Rai-Bhogal R, Li H, and Crawford D.A. Prostaglandin E2 elevates calcium in differentiated neuroectodermal stem cells. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience. 2016 Jul;74:71-7

Sin C. Li H. and Crawford D.A.  "Transcriptional Regulation by FOXP1, FOXP2 and FOXP4 Dimerization" Journal of Molecular Neuroscience. 2015 Feb;55(2):437-48.

Wong CT, Ahmad E, Li H, and Crawford DA, Prostaglandin E2 alters Wnt-dependent migration and proliferation in neuroectodermal stem cells: implications for autism spectrum disorders. Cell Communication and Signalling. 2014 Mar 23;12:19.

Weingarten L. and Crawford DA, Developmental expression of P5-type ATPases mRNA in mice. Cellular and Molecular Biology Letters. 2012 Mar;17(1):153-70.

Tamiji J. and Crawford DA, Misoprostol-induced elevation of intracellular calcium in Neuro2a cells requires protein kinase A. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication. 2010b. Sept 3;399(4):565-70.

Tamiji J. and Crawford DA, Prostaglandin E2 and misoprostol induce neurite retraction in Neuro-2a cells. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication. 2010c. Jul 30;398(3):450-456.

Vallipuram J, Grenville J and Crawford DA, The E646D-ATP13A4 mutation associated with autism reveals a defect in calcium regulation. Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology. 2010. Mar;30(2):233-46.

Kwasnicka-Crawford DA, Roberts W., Li M., and Scherer S.W. Characterization of an autism-associated segmental maternal heterodisomy of the chromosome 15q11-13 region. Journal of Autism Developmental Disorders. 2007 Apr;37(4):694-702.

Kwasnicka-Crawford DA, Carson AR, Summers A, Roberts W, and Scherer SW. IQCJ–SCHIP1, a novel fusion transcript encoding a calmodulin-binding IQ motif protein. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication. 2006 Dec 1;350(4):890-9.

Kwasnicka-Crawford D.A, and Vincent S.R. Role of a novel dual flavin reductase (NR1) and an associated histidine triad protein (DCS-1) in menadione-induced cytotoxicity. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication. 2005 Oct 21;336(2):565-71.

Kwasnicka-Crawford DA, Carson AR, Summers A, Roberts W, Karola Rehnström, Irma Järvelä, and Scherer SW. Characterization of a novel cation transporter ATPase gene (ATP13A4) interrupted by 3q25-29 inversion in an individual with language delay. Genomics. 2005 Aug;86(2):182-94.


The Alva Foundation
National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI)
Innovation Trust Matching Funds for CFI
Faculty of Health, York University