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Question 3: Objective 8  

$37,043,409.82
Fiscal Year: 2008

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding.3.8 Identify genetic risk factors in at least 50% of people with ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,900,000 over 6 years.

Download 2008 Question 3: Objective 8 projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
A genome-wide search for autism genes in the Simons Simplex Collection State, Matthew Yale University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 7 Klin, Ami Yale University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 3 Constantino, John Washington University in St. Louis
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 12 Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University
Genetic analysis of 15q11-q13 in autism Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University
Unraveling the genetic etiology of autism Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 2 Bernier, Raphael University of Washington
Genetic contributions to endophenotypes of autism Wijsman, Ellen University of Washington
Proteomics in Drosophila to identify autism candidate substrates of UBE3A Reiter, Lawrence University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Center for genomic and phenomic studies in autism Lajonchere, Clara University of Southern California
Neurobiology of sociability in a mouse model system relevant to autism Brodkin, Edward University of Pennsylvania
Identifying and understanding the action of autism susceptibility genes Monaco, Anthony University of Oxford
Neural circuitry of social cognition in the broad autism phenotype Piven, Joseph University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
A molecular genetic study of autism and related phenotypes in extended pedigrees Piven, Joseph University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 10 Miles, Judith University of Missouri
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 9 Lord, Catherine University of Michigan
Identification and functional assessment of autism susceptibity genes - 2 Millonig, James University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 14 Deutsch, Curtis University of Massachusetts Medical School
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 4 Cook, Edwin University of Illinois at Chicago
Genetic dissection of restricted repetitive behavior (RRB) Kim, Soo-Jeong University of Florida
Genetic study of restricted repetitive behavior in autism spectrum disorders Kim, Soo-Jeong University of Florida
Genomic imbalances in autism - AS Kumar, Ravinesh University of Chicago
Genomic imbalances in autism - NIH Christian, Susan University of Chicago
Role of micro-RNAs in ASD affected circuit formation and function Ullian, Erik University of California, San Francisco
Demonstration of the novel RASL/DASL method for analysis of gene expression in frontal cortex in autism and control cases Courchesne, Eric University of California, San Diego