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Double-blind, placebo-controlled crossover study of glutathione, vitamin C and cysteine in children with autism and behavior problems  

This study examines whether glutathione injections are effective in managing and improving symptoms and functioning of 50 children with autism. Project Status


Funder Autism Research Institute
Fiscal Year Funding $25,000.00
Project Number 2009-1
Principal Investigator Mcclamroch, Margie
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Interventions)
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 4SC. Test safety and efficacy of at least five widely used interventions (e.g., nutrition, medications, assisted technologies, sensory integration, medical procedures) that have not been rigorously studied for use in ASD by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $27,800,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution Children's Hospital Foundation, Norton Healthcare Foundation
State/Country Kentucky
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History/Related Projects N/A