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Question 3: Objective 2  

Fiscal Year: 2008

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount.3.2 Coordinate and implement the inclusion of approximately 20,000 subjects for genome-wide association studies, as well as a sample of 1,200 for sequencing studies to examine more than 50 candidate genes by 2011. IACC Recommended Budget: $43,700,000 over 4 years.

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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Comprehensive genetic variation detection to definitively assess the role of the X chromosome in autism Warren, Stephen Emory University
Family recruitment network - 5 Santangelo, Susan Massachusetts General Hospital
Role of TSC/mTOR signaling pathway in autism and autism spectrum disorders Ramesh, Vijaya Massachusetts General Hospital
Molecular and genetic epidemiology of autism Pericak-Vance, Margaret University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Family recruitment network - 3 Neumeyer, Ann Massachusetts General Hospital
Genome-wide association study of autism characterized by developmental regression Molloy, Cynthia Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Genome-wide association study of autism Molloy, Cynthia Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Immune system function role in autism Molloy, Cynthia Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Relevance of NPAS1/3 balance to autism and schizophrenia McKnight, Steven University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
RNA expression patterns in autism Kunkel, Louis Boston Children's Hospital
Genomic analyses of autism spectrum disorders Hu, Valerie George Washington University
Family recruitment network - 4 Holm, Ingrid Boston Children's Hospital
Family recruitment network - 2 Demmer, Laurie Tufts Medical Center
Family recruitment network - 1 Caronna, Elizabeth Boston Medical Center