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Question 3: Long-term Objective B  

$34,432,884.28
Fiscal Year: 2010

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding.3LB. Identify genetic risk factors in at least 50% of people with ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,900,000 over 6 years.

Download 2010 Question 3: Long-term Objective B 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
ACE Center: Rare variant genetics, contactin-related proteins and autism State, Matthew Yale University
Simons Simplex Collection Site Pelphrey, Kevin Yale University
Simons Simplex Collection Site Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University
Unraveling the genetic etiology of autism Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University
Simons Simplex Collection Site Bernier, Raphael University of Washington
Genomic hotspots of autism Eichler, Evan University of Washington
Relevance of NPAS1/3 balance to autism and schizophrenia McKnight, Steven University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Pathway-based genetic studies of autism spectrum disorder Bucan, Maja University of Pennsylvania
Identifying and understanding the action of autism susceptibility genes Monaco, Anthony University of Oxford
Simons Simplex Collection Site Miles, Judith University of Missouri
Simons Simplex Collection Site Lord, Catherine University of Michigan
Molecular and genetic epidemiology of autism Pericak-Vance, Margaret University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Simons Simplex Collection Site Cook, Edwin University of Illinois at Chicago
Investigation of DUF1220 domains in human brain function and disease Sikela, James University of Colorado Denver
Investigation of DUF1220 domains in human brain function and disease (supplement) Sikela, James University of Colorado Denver
Genomic imbalances in autism Kumar, Ravinesh University of Chicago
Linking autism and congenital cerebellar malformations Millen, Kathleen University of Chicago
ACE Center: Targeting genetic pathways for brain overgrowth in autism spectrum disorders Wynshaw-Boris, Anthony University of California, San Diego
Whole-exome sequencing to identify causative genes for autism Gleeson, Joseph University of California, San Diego
Simons Simplex Collection Site Geschwind, Daniel University of California, Los Angeles
ACE Network: A comprehensive approach to identification of autism susceptibility genes Geschwind, Daniel University of California, Los Angeles
Identification and functional characterization of gene variants Persico, Antonio Universita Campus Bio-Medico di Roma
Simons Simplex Collection Site Fombonne, Eric The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre
The impact of autism specific genomic variations on microRNA gene expression profile Scherer, Stephen The Hospital for Sick Children