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Question 2: Other  

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Fiscal Year: 2008

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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Optical analysis of circuit-level sensory processing in the cerebellum Wang, Samuel Princeton University
Social and affective components of communication Bellugi, Ursula Salk Institute For Biological Studies
Optimization of methods for production of both ICSI- and SCNT derived baboon Schatten, Gerald Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
Maternal infection and autism: Impact of placental sufficiency and maternal inflammatory responses on fetal brain development Palmer, Theo Stanford University
Cortical complexity in children with autism unaffected siblings and controls Reiss, Allan Stanford University
L-type Ca2+ channel regulation of dendritic arborization Krey, Jocelyn Stanford University
Structural brain differences between autistic and typically-developing siblings Steinman, Kyle Stanford University
Social behavior deficits in autism: Role of amygdala Mooney, Sandra State University of New York Upstate Medical Center
Consequences of maternal antigen exposure on offspring immunity: An animal model of vertical tolerance Rall, Glenn The Fox Chase Cancer Center
Exploring the role of synaptic proteins in mouse models of autism Chait, Brian The Rockefeller University
Identification and functional characterization of gene variants Persico, Antonio Universita Campus Bio-Medico di Roma
A novel cell-based assay for autism research and drug discovery Restifo, Linda University of Arizona
Immune molecules and cortical synaptogenesis: Possible implications for the pathogenesis of autism McAllister, A. Kimberley University of California, Davis
Core B: Outreach and translation Hansen, Robin University of California, Davis
The role of the amygdala in autism Corbett, Blythe University of California, Davis
Cognitive control in autism Solomon, Marjorie University of California, Davis
Genetics and physiology of social anxiety in fragile X Hessl, David University of California, Davis
A combined fMRI-TMS study on the role of the mirror neuron system in social cognition: Moving beyond correlational evidence Dapretto, Mirella University of California, Los Angeles
The imaging core Bookheimer, Susan University of California, Los Angeles
Genetics of language & social communication: Connecting genes to brain & cognition Geschwind, Daniel University of California, Los Angeles
Mirror neuron and reward circuitry in autism Dapretto, Mirella University of California, Los Angeles
Neuroligins and neurexins as autism candidate genes: Study of their association in synaptic connectivity Comoletti, Davide University of California, San Diego
The role of the autism-associated gene Tuberous Sclerosis Complex 2 (TSC2) in presynaptic development Williams, Megan University of California, San Diego
Attentional abnormalities in autism: An electronphysiological study of the basal forebrain and central nucleus of the amygdala Chiba, Andrew University of California, San Diego
Studying the biology and behavior of autism at 1-year: The well-baby check-up appointment Pierce, Karen University of California, San Diego