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Question 3: Long-term Objective B  

Fiscal Year: 2009

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding.3LB. 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
The role of the Rett gene, chromosone 15Q11-Q13, other genes, and epigenetics Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
Uncovering genetic mechanisms of ASD Kunkel, Louis Children's Hospital Boston
Understanding glutamate signaling defects in autism spectrum disorders Wang, Tao Johns Hopkins University
Unraveling the genetic etiology of autism Sutcliffe, James Vanderbilt University