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Human intestinal microbial ecology and its relationship to autism  

The purpose of this study is to assess the microbial ecology (i.e., specific bacteria) in autistic and neurotypical children. Project Status
NEW

2010

Funder Autism Research Institute
Fiscal Year Funding $28,960.00
Current Award Period 2010
Project Number 2010-3
Principal Investigator Krajmalnik-Brown, Rosa
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Causes)
Subcategory Environment
Strategic Plan Objective New! Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 3SI. Support at least two studies that examine potential differences in the microbiome of individuals with ASD versus comparison groups by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $1,000,000 over 2 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University
State/Country Arizona
Web Link 1 Human intestinal microbial ecology and its relationship to autism (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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