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Dense mapping of candidate regions linked to autistic disorder  

There is evidence to suggest that there are genetic factors that play a major role in the susceptibility to development of autism. The aim of this research study is to identify genes that may predispose one to the development of autistic disorder. Project Status
NEW

2010

Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $848.00
Current Award Period 2010-2011
Project Number 5M01RR018535-08
Principal Investigator Gregersen, Peter
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Causes)
Subcategory Genetic Risk Factors
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 3LB. Identify genetic risk factors in at least 50% of people with ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,900,000 over 6 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Feinstein Institute For Medical Research
State/Country New York
Web Link 1 Dense mapping of candidate regions linked to autistic disorder (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
New! History/Related Projects Dense mapping of candidate regions linked to autistic disorder | $5,028.00 | 2009 | 5M01RR018535-07
Dense mapping of candidate regions linked to autistic disorder | $5,525.00 | 2008 | M01RR018535-06