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Question 3: Objective 8  

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.

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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Neurogenomics in a model for procedural learning Hilliard, Austin University of California, Los Angeles
Neuroligin and autism Taylor, Palmer University of California, San Diego
Neuronal populations related to deficits in social emotions and cognition in autism: A neurobiological and genomics approach Allman, John California Institute of Technology
Patient-oriented research in recessive pediatric brain diseases Gleeson, Joseph University of California, San Diego
Potential role of noncoding RNAs in autism Talebizadeh, Zohreh Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Proteomics in Drosophila to identify autism candidate substrates of UBE3A Reiter, Lawrence University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Recessive genes for autism and mental retardation Walsh, Christopher Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Role of micro-RNAs in ASD affected circuit formation and function Ullian, Erik University of California, San Francisco
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 1 Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 10 Miles, Judith University of Missouri
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 11 Peterson, Bradley Columbia University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 12 Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 13 Walsh, Christopher Boston Children's Hospital
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 14 Deutsch, Curtis University of Massachusetts Medical School
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 2 Bernier, Raphael University of Washington
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 3 Constantino, John Washington University in St. Louis
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 4 Cook, Edwin University of Illinois at Chicago
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 5 Fombonne, Eric The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 6 Geschwind, Daniel University of California, Los Angeles
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 7 Klin, Ami Yale University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 8 Ledbetter, David Emory University
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 9 Lord, Catherine University of Michigan
Studies of postmortem brain searching for epigenetic defects causing autism Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
The impact of autism specific genomic variations on microRNA gene expression profile Scherer, Stephen The Hospital for Sick Children
The role of Contactin-associated Protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2) and other novel genes in autism Chakravarti, Aravinda Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine