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Simons Foundation  

$53,729,921.46
Fiscal Year: 2010

Download 2010 Simons Foundation projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Whole-exome sequencing to identify causative genes for autism Gleeson, Joseph Q3.L.B University of California, San Diego
Using zebrafish and chemical screening to define function of autism genes Sive, Hazel Q4.S.B Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
Using iPS cells to study genetically defined forms with autism Dolmetsch, Ricardo Q4.S.B Stanford University
Using Drosophila to model the synaptic function of the autism-linked NHE9 Littleton, J. Troy Q4.S.B Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The role of SHANK3 in autism spectrum disorders Buxbaum, Joseph Q4.S.B Mount Sinai School of Medicine
The role of contactin-associated protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2) and other novel genes in autism Chakravarti, Aravinda Q3.L.B Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
The role of CNTNAP2 in embryonic neural stem cell regulation Gaiano, Nicholas Q2.Other Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
The mirror neuron system in children with autism Bernier, Raphael Q4.S.F University of Washington
The integration of interneurons into cortical microcircuits Fishell, Gordon Q2.Other New York University School of Medicine
The frequency of polymorphisms in maternal- and paternal-effect genes in autism spectrum Levine, Arnold Q3.L.B Princeton University
The brain genomics superstruct project Buckner, Randy Q2.S.G President & Fellows of Harvard College
Testing the effects of cortical disconnection in non-human primates Krauzlis, Richard Q2.Other The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Testing neurological models of autism Adolphs, Ralph Q2.Other California Institute of Technology
Systematic analysis of neural circuitry in mouse models of autism Osten, Pavel Q4.S.B Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Synaptic and circuitry mechanisms of repetitive behaviors in autism Feng, Guoping Q4.S.B Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Supplement to NIH ACE Network grant: "A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism" Piven, Joseph Q1.L.A University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Studies of postmortem brain searching for epigenetic defects causing autism Beaudet, Arthur Q3.S.J Baylor College of Medicine
Small-molecule compounds for treating autism spectrum disorders Philpot, Ben Q4.S.B The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Simons Variation in Individuals Project (VIP) Site Bernier, Raphael Q2.S.G University of Washington
Simons Variation in Individuals Project (Simons VIP) Principal Investigator Gift Chung, Wendy Q2.S.G Columbia University
Simons Variation in Individuals Project (Simons VIP) Core Leader Gift Sherr, Elliott Q2.S.G University of California, San Francisco
Simons Variation in Individuals Project (Simons VIP) Lese Martin, Christa Q2.S.G Emory University
Simons Variation in Individual Project (Simons VIP) Core Leader Gift Hanson, Ellen Q2.S.G Children's Hospital Boston
Simons Simplex Collection Site Bernier, Raphael Q3.L.B University of Washington
Simons Simplex Collection Site Cook, Edwin Q3.L.B University of Illinois at Chicago