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Supplement to NIH ACE Network grant: "A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism"  

This is a supplement to NIH grant Project # HD055741-03. New methods of imaging, image processing, and behavioral assessment will be used to gather new information about the trajectory of early postnatal brain overgrowth and its potential relationship to clinical features in six months old infant sibs of autistic individuals. Project Status
NEW

2009

Funder Simons Foundation
Fiscal Year Funding $270,000.00
Project Number 140209
Principal Investigator Piven, Joseph
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 1: When Should I Be Concerned? (Diagnosis)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 1LA. Identify behavioral and biological markers that separately, or in combination, accurately identify, before age 2, one or more subtypes of children at risk for developing ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,300,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
State/Country North Carolina
Web Link 1 Supplement to NIH ACE Network grant: "A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism" (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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