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Simons Foundation  

$42,985,684.02
Fiscal Year: 2008

Download 2008 Simons Foundation projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Testing neurological models of autism Adolphs, Ralph Q2.Other California Institute of Technology
Neuronal populations related to deficits in social emotions and cognition in autism: A neurobiological and genomics approach Allman, John Q3.8 California Institute of Technology
Studies of postmortem brain searching for epigenetic defects causing autism Beaudet, Arthur Q3.8 Baylor College of Medicine
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 1 Beaudet, Arthur Q3.8 Baylor College of Medicine
The mirror neuron system in children with autism Bernier, Raphael Q4.1 University of Washington
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 2 Bernier, Raphael Q3.8 University of Washington
The role of Shank3 in autism spectrum disorders Buxbaum, Joseph Q4.5 Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Exploring the role of synaptic proteins in mouse models of autism Chait, Brian Q2.Other The Rockefeller University
The role of Contactin-associated Protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2) and other novel genes in autism Chakravarti, Aravinda Q3.8 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Genome-wide analyses of DNA methylation in autism Chess, Andrew Q3.Other Massachusetts General Hospital
Brain circuitry in simplex autism Constantino, John Q2.Other Washington University in St. Louis
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 3 Constantino, John Q3.8 Washington University in St. Louis
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 4 Cook, Edwin Q3.8 University of Illinois at Chicago
Demonstration of the novel RASL/DASL method for analysis of gene expression in frontal cortex in autism and control cases Courchesne, Eric Q3.8 University of California, San Diego
Comprehensive follow-up of novel autism genetic discoveries Daly, Mark Q3.8 Massachusetts General Hospital
Investigation of the role of MET kinase in autism Dawson, Ted Q4.5 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 14 Deutsch, Curtis Q3.8 University of Massachusetts Medical School
Role of UBE3A in neocortical plasticity and function Ehlers, Michael Q4.5 Duke University
Synaptic and circuitry mechanisms of repetitive behaviors in autism Feng, Guoping Q4.5 Duke University Medical Center
Generation of genetic models of autism in mice Fishell, Gordon Q4.5 New York University School of Medicine
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 5 Fombonne, Eric Q3.8 The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 6 Geschwind, Daniel Q3.8 University of California, Los Angeles
A system biology approach to autism genetics Geschwind, Daniel Q3.8 University of California, Los Angeles
Identification of aberrantly methylated genes in autism: The role of advanced paternal age Gingrich, Jay Q3.Other Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc.
Genomic imbalances at the 22q11 locus and predisposition to autism Gogos, Joseph Q4.5 Columbia University