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The transcription factor PLZF: A possible genetic link between immune dysfunction and autism  

This project will study the behavior abnormalities of a transcription factor Promyelocytic Leukemia Zinc Finger (PLZF) in PLZF-deficient and haploinsufficient mice, and test whether allelic variations of PLZF can be correlated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Project Status
NEW

2009

Funder Department of Defense
Fiscal Year Funding $142,113.00
Project Number AR093531
Principal Investigator Sant'Angelo, Derek
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Risk Factors)
Strategic Plan Objective 3O. Not specific to Question 3 objectives
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
State/Country New York
Web Link 1 The transcription factor PLZF: A possible genetic link between immune dysfunction and autism (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
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