Project Detail
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Environment, the perinatal epigenome, and risk for autism and related disorders  

This project will take a comprehensive genome-wide approach to understand the interplay between genetics, epigenetics, and in utero environment in birth and early development phenotypes that are important predictors of adverse outcomes generally, and are related to ASD specifically. Project Status
NEW

2009

Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $1,509,000.00
Project Number 1R01ES017646-01
Principal Investigator Fallin, Margaret Danielle
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Risk Factors)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 3SC. Initiate efforts to expand existing large case-control and other studies to enhance capabilities for targeted gene – environment research by 2011. IACC Recommended Budget: $27,800,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Johns Hopkins University
State/Country Maryland
Web Link 1 Environment, the perinatal epigenome, and risk for autism and related disorders (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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