Project Detail
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Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism  

This project will measure melatonin levels in children under the age of 3 years and determine if there is an association between melatonin levels, sleep disorders, and abnormal gastrointestinal (GI) function. Project Status
NEW

2009

Funder Department of Defense
Fiscal Year Funding $472,129.00
Project Number AR093240
Principal Investigator Anderson, George
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 1: When Should I Be Concerned? (Diagnosis)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 1LA. Identify behavioral and biological markers that separately, or in combination, accurately identify, before age 2, one or more subtypes of children at risk for developing ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,300,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Yale University
State/Country Connecticut
Web Link 1 Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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