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Question 3: Objective 8  

$37,043,409.82
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.

Download 2008 Question 3: Objective 8 projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Uncovering genetic mechanisms of ASD Kunkel, Louis Boston Children's Hospital
Genomic imbalances in autism - AS Kumar, Ravinesh University of Chicago
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 7 Klin, Ami Yale University
Genetic study of restricted repetitive behavior in autism spectrum disorders Kim, Soo-Jeong University of Florida
Genetic dissection of restricted repetitive behavior (RRB) Kim, Soo-Jeong University of Florida
Neurogenomics in a model for procedural learning Hilliard, Austin University of California, Los Angeles
A California population-based twin study of autism Hallmayer, Joachim Stanford University
Neurogenetics of candidate systems in autism Haines, Jonathan Duke University
Genotype-phenotype relationships in fragile X families Hagerman, Randi University of California, Davis
A recurrent genetic cause of autism Gusella, James Massachusetts General Hospital
Gene finding - 1 Gusella, James Massachusetts General Hospital
Dense mapping of candidate regions linked to autistic disorder Gregersen, Peter Feinstein Institute For Medical Research
Patient-oriented research in recessive pediatric brain diseases Gleeson, Joseph University of California, San Diego
Core--genomics/bioinformatics--Alzheimer's disease and autism Gilliam, Thomas Columbia University
A system biology approach to autism genetics Geschwind, Daniel University of California, Los Angeles
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 6 Geschwind, Daniel University of California, Los Angeles
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 5 Fombonne, Eric The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 14 Deutsch, Curtis University of Massachusetts Medical School
Comprehensive follow-up of novel autism genetic discoveries Daly, Mark Massachusetts General Hospital
Demonstration of the novel RASL/DASL method for analysis of gene expression in frontal cortex in autism and control cases Courchesne, Eric University of California, San Diego
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 4 Cook, Edwin University of Illinois at Chicago
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 3 Constantino, John Washington University in St. Louis
Gene expression profiling of autism spectrum disorders Collins, Christin Boston Children's Hospital
Genomic imbalances in autism - NIH Christian, Susan University of Chicago
The role of Contactin-associated Protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2) and other novel genes in autism Chakravarti, Aravinda Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine