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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
Identification and functional assessment of autism susceptibility genes - 1 Brzustowicz, Linda Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick
Genetic studies of autism susceptibility Brzustowicz, Linda Rutgers University
Neurobiology of sociability in a mouse model system relevant to autism Brodkin, Edward University of Pennsylvania
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 2 Bernier, Raphael University of Washington
Simons Simplex Collection Site - 1 Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
Studies of postmortem brain searching for epigenetic defects causing autism Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
The role of the Rett gene, chromosome 15q11-q13, other genes, and epigenetics Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
Neuronal populations related to deficits in social emotions and cognition in autism: A neurobiological and genomics approach Allman, John California Institute of Technology