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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
Prostaglandins and cerebellum development McCarthy, Margaret University of Maryland, Baltimore
Influence of maternal cytokines on activation of the innate immune system as a factor in the development of autism Ponzio, Nicholas University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Influence of maternal cytokines during pregnancy on effector and regulatory T helper cells as etiological factors in autism Ponzio, Nicholas University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Influence of the maternal immune response on the development of autism Ponzio, Nicholas University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Molecular pathways involved in oxidative stress and leaky gut impairment in autism spectrum disorders Antonucci, Nicola University of Naples
Study of anti-neuronal autoantibodies in behavioral and movement disorders Cunningham, Madeleine University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
CNS toxicity of ambient air pollution: Postnatal exposure to ultrafine particles Cory-Slechta, Deborah University of Rochester
Redox abnormalities as a vulnerability phenotype for autism and related alterations in CNS development Noble, Mark University of Rochester
An ex-vivo placental perfusion system to study materno-fetal biology Bonnin, Alexandre University of Southern California
Neurological diseases due to inborn errors of metabolism Pascual, Juan University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
A primate model of gut, immune, and CNS response to childhood vaccines Sackett, Gene University of Washington
Systematic characterization of the immune response to gluten and casein in autism spectrum disorders Alaedini, Armin Weill Cornell Medical College