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Question 1: Long-term Objective A  

$16,465,034.00
Fiscal Year: 2009

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding.1LA. Identify behavioral and biological markers that separately, or in combination, accurately identify, before age 2, one or more subtypes of children at risk for developing ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,300,000 over 5 years.

Download 2009 Question 1: Long-term Objective A projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Validation study of atypical dynamic pupillary light reflex as a biomarker for autism Yao, Gang University of Missouri
Supplement to NIH ACE Network grant: "A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism" Piven, Joseph University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
ACE Network: A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism Piven, Joseph University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Early identification of autism: A prospective study Iverson, Jana University of Pittsburgh
Temporal coordination of social communicative behaviors in infant siblings of children with autism Parlade, Meaghan University of Pittsburgh
A longitudinal 3-D MRSI study of infants at high risk for autism Dager, Stephen University of Washington
Neurophysiological indices of risk and outcome in autism Webb, Sara University of Washington
ACE Center: Linguistic and social responses to speech in infants at risk for autism Kuhl, Patricia University of Washington
Predicting outcome at age 5 of younger siblings of children with ASD Malesa, Elizabeth Vanderbilt University
Misregulation of BDNF in autism spectrum disorders Hempstead, Barbara Weill Cornell Medical College
Nonlinguistic vocalizations in autism: Acoustic cry analysis in early infancy Sheinkopf, Stephen Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island
Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism Anderson, George Yale University
ACE Center: Gaze perception abnormalities in infants with ASD Chawarska, Katarzyna Yale University
Prospective study of infants at high risk for autism Chawarska, Katarzyna Yale University
ACE Center: Data Management and Analysis Core Grigorenko, Elena Yale University
Model diagnostic lab for infants at risk for autism Klin, Ami Yale University
The ontogeny of social visual engagement in infants at risk for autism Klin, Ami Yale University
ACE Center: Assessment Core Klin, Ami Yale University