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Behavioral, physiological & neuroanatomical consequences of maternal separation  

Cognitive and neural responses of monkeys and apes to face processing tasks, including face recognition, facial expression categorization, kin recognition, and multimodal recognition of face and voice will be studied using positron emission tomography (PET). Project Status
ONGOING

2009

Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $43,907.00
Project Number 5P51RR000165-49
Principal Investigator Parr, Lisa
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Interventions)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4SB. Standardize and validate at least 20 model systems (e.g., cellular and/or animal) that replicate features of ASD and will allow identification of specific molecular targets or neural circuits amenable to existing or new interventions by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $75,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Emory University
State/Country Georgia
Web Link 1 Behavioral, physiological & neuroanatomical consequences of maternal separation (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
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