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Question 4: Objective 6  

Fiscal Year: 2008

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount.4.6 Test safety and efficacy of at least five widely used interventions (e.g., nutrition, medications, medical procedures) that have not been rigorously studied for use in ASD by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $27,800,000 over 5 years.

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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Double blind placebo controlled evaluation of fluconazole Granpeesheh, Doreen Center for Autism and Related Disorders
Double blind placebo controlled trial of hyperbaric oxygen Granpeesheh, Doreen Center for Autism and Related Disorders
Acupressure and acupuncture as an intervention with children with autism Warren, Lana Kennedy Krieger Institute
Parents and professionals attitudes to dietary interventions in ASD (PADIA) Le Couteur, Ann Newcastle University
Probiotics and vitamin D in ASD Stubbs, Gene Oregon Health & Science University
Safety and efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine for autism spectrum disorders Bent, Stephen University of California, San Francisco
Omega 3 fatty acids in the treatment of children with autism spectrum disorders Novotny, Sherie University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Raising glutathione levels in children with autism Kern, Janet University of Texas