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Predictors of effects of propranolol on language & connectivity in autism  

This project examines how markers of sympathetic reactivity predict response to propranolol in autism. Project Status
NEW

2010

Funder Health Resources and Services Administration
Fiscal Year Funding $184,288.00
Current Award Period 2010-2012
Project Number R40 MC 19926
Principal Investigator Beversdorf, David
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)
Subcategory Medical/Pharmacologic
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4SF. Launch five randomized controlled trials of interventions including biological signatures and other measures to predict response, and monitor quality of life and functional outcomes, in each of the following groups:
  • Five trials in infants and toddlers by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $30,000,000 over 5 years.
  • Three randomized controlled trials of interventions for school-aged children and/or adolescents by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $18,000,000 over 5 years.
  • Three trials for adults by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $18,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution University of Missouri
State/Country Missouri
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