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Question 2: Short-term Objective A  

$4,972,407.28
Fiscal Year: 2010

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding.2SA. Support at least four research projects to identify mechanisms of fever, metabolic and/or immune system interactions with the central nervous system that may influence ASD during prenatal-postnatal life by 2010. IACC Recommended Budget: $9,800,000 over 4 years. (Fever studies to be started by 2012.)

Download 2010 Question 2: Short-term Objective A projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Primate models of autism Bauman, Melissa University of California, Davis
Primate models of autism Bauman, Melissa; Amaral, David University of California, Davis
Project 2: Immunological susceptibility of autism Van de Water, Judy University of California, Davis
Prostaglandins and cerebellum development McCarthy, Margaret University of Maryland, Baltimore
Redox abnormalities as a vulnerability phenotype for autism and related alterations in CNS development Hepel, Maria State University of New York at Potsdam
Redox abnormalities as a vulnerability phenotype for autism and related alterations in CNS development James, Sandra Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
Redox abnormalities as a vulnerability phenotype for autism and related alterations in CNS development Noble, Mark University of Rochester
Regulation of inflammatory Th17 cells in autism spectrum disorder Littman, Dan New York University School of Medicine
Study of anti-neuronal autoantibodies in behavioral and movement disorders Cunningham, Madeleine University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Systematic characterization of the immune response to gluten and casein in autism spectrum disorders Alaedini, Armin Weill Cornell Medical College
The effect of mercury and neuropeptide triggers on human mast cell release of neurotoxic molecules Theohardies, Theoharis Tufts University
The pathogenesis of autism: Maternal antibody exposure in the fetal brain Diamond, Betty The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research