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Question 2: Objective 5  

$8,523,806.09
Fiscal Year: 2008

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount.2.5 Complete a large-scale, multi-disciplinary, collaborative project that longitudinally and comprehensively examines how the biological, clinical, and developmental profiles of children, with a special emphasis on females, youths, and adults with ASD change over time as compared to typically developing people by 2020. IACC Recommended Budget: $126,200,000 over 12 years.

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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Visuospatial processing in adults and children with autism Just, Marcel Carnegie Mellon University
Visual perspective-taking and the acquisition of American Sign Language by deaf children with autism Shield, Aaron University of Texas at Austin
Victimization, pragmatic language, and social and emotional competence in adolescents with ASD Kelley, Elizabeth Queen's University
Understanding perception and action in autism Bastian, Amy Kennedy Krieger Institute
The neural correlates of transient and sustained executive control in children with autism spectrum disorder Christ, Shawn University of Missouri
Stereological analyses of neuron numbers in frontal cortex from age 3 years to adulthood in autism Courchesne, Eric University of California, San Diego
Restricted and repetitive behaviors in young children with autism Cuccaro, Michael Duke University
Quantifying white matter connectivity in autism Lainhart, Janet University of Utah
Psychophysiological mechanisms of emotion perception Robins, Diana Georgia State University
Phonological processing in the autism spectrum Stewart, Mary Heriot-Watt University
Past, present and future-oriented thinking about the self in children with ASD Bowler, Dermot City University, London
Oxidative stress and immune response in autism Chauhan, Abha New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities
Novel approaches for investigating the neurology of autism: Detailed morphometric analysis and correlation with motor impairment Mostofsky, Stewart Kennedy Krieger Institute
Neural substrate of language and social cognition: Autism and typical development Redcay, Elizabeth Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Neural mechanisms of attentional networks in autism Fan, Jin Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Neural mechanisms for social cognition in ASD Saxe, Rebecca Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Neural correlates of social exchange and valuation in autism Montague, P. Read Baylor College of Medicine
Neural correlates of serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms and social impairment in ASD Monk, Christopher University of Michigan
Neural basis of socially driven attention in children with autism Greene, Deanna University of California, Los Angeles
Neural basis of audiovisual integration during language comprehension in autism Bennetto, Loisa University of Rochester
Multisensory processing in autism Essick, Gregory University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MRI study of brain development in school age children with autism Hazlett, Heather Cody University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mimicry and imitation in ASDs Fein, Deborah University of Connecticut
Meg investigation of the neural substrates underlying visual perception in autism Kenet, Tal Massachussetts General Hospital
Longitudinal neurogenetics of atypical social brain development in autism Pelphrey, Kevin Yale University