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Discordant monozygotic twins as a model for genetic-environmental interaction in autism  

This project is linked to award AR080125. The research is a study of epigenetic changes in monozygotic twins with discordant autism, attempting to link genetic and epigenetic alterations in autism. Project Status
ONGOING

2009

Funder Department of Defense
Fiscal Year Funding $0.00
Project Number AR080125P1
Principal Investigator Kaufmann, Walter
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 Kennedy Krieger Institute
State/Country Maryland
Web Link 1 Discordant monozygotic twins as a model for genetic-environmental interaction in autism (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
New! History/Related Projects Discordant monozygotic twins as a model for genetic-environmental interaction in autism | $0.00 | 2010 | AR080125
Discordant monozygotic twins as a model for genetic-environmental interaction in autism | $0.00 | 2010 | AR080125P1
Discordant monozygotic twins as a model for genetic-environmental interaction in autism | $0.00 | 2009 | AR080125