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Autism Speaks  

$18,476,890.00
Fiscal Year: 2010

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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Understanding glutamate signaling defects in autism spectrum disorders Wang, Tao Q3.L.B Johns Hopkins University
The role of the neurexin 1 gene in susceptibility to autism Gusella, James Q3.L.B Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Genomic imbalances in autism Kumar, Ravinesh Q3.L.B University of Chicago
Uncovering genetic mechanisms of ASD Kunkel, Louis Q3.L.B Children's Hospital Boston
Linking autism and congenital cerebellar malformations Millen, Kathleen Q3.L.B University of Chicago
Genome-wide association study of autism characterized by developmental regression Molloy, Cynthia Q3.L.B Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Identification and functional characterization of gene variants Persico, Antonio Q3.L.B Universita Campus Bio-Medico di Roma
Maternal risk factors for autism in the Nurses Health Study II – a pilot study Ascherio, Alberto Q3.L.C Harvard School of Public Health
Maternal dietary factors and risk of autism spectrum disorders Santangelo, Susan Q3.L.C Harvard Medical School
Treatment of sleep problems in children with autism spectrum disorder with melatonin: A double-blind, placebo-controlled study Hopkins, Bobbi Q4.S.A Baylor College of Medicine
Cognitive-behavioral group treatment for anxiety symptoms in adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders Reaven, Judy Q4.S.A University of Colorado Denver
Shank3 mutant characterization in vivo Kouser, Mehreen Q4.S.B University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Caspr2 dysfunction in autism spectrum disorders Robbins, Elissa Q4.S.B Yale University
The role of SHANK3 in the etiology of autism spectrum disorder Bangash, M. Ali Q4.S.B Johns Hopkins University
Mouse genetic model of a dysregulated serotonin transporter variant associated with autism Veenstra-Vanderweele, Jeremy Q4.S.B Vanderbilt University
Genomic resources for identifying genes regulating social behavior Young, Larry Q4.S.B Emory University
Neural mechanisms of social cognition and bonding Young, Larry Q4.S.B Emory University
Analysis of cortical circuits related to ASD gene candidates Zador, Anthony Q4.S.B Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Deriving neuroprogenitor cells from peripheral blood of individuals with autism Fujinami, Robert Q4.S.B University of Utah
Functional study of synaptic scaffold protein SHANK3 and autism mouse model Jiang, Yong-Hui Q4.S.B Duke University
The genetics of restricted, repetitive behavior: An inbred mouse model Lewis, Mark Q4.S.B University of Florida
Neuropharmacology of motivation and reinforcement in mouse models of autistic spectrum disorders Malanga, C.J. Q4.S.B University of North Carolina School of Medicine
NrCAM, a candidate susceptibility gene for visual processing deficits in autism Maness, Patricia Q4.S.B University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Modeling and pharmacologic treatment of autism spectrum disorders in Drosophila McDonald, Thomas Q4.S.B Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Animal models of autism: Pathogenesis and treatment Powell, Craig Q4.S.B University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center