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Neural mechanisms of attentional networks in autism  

The long-term goal of this research is to fully characterize the attentional mechanisms in autism. This crucial step will enable linkage of knowledge of attentional deficits in autism to treatment and therefore will facilitate the development of effective treatments of autism.


Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $2,282.00
Project Number M01RR000071-45
Principal Investigator Fan, Jin
Strategic Plan Question Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening? (Biology)
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 2.5 Complete a large-scale, multi-disciplinary, collaborative project that longitudinally and comprehensively examines how the biological, clinical, and developmental profiles of children, with a special emphasis on females, youths, and adults with ASD change over time as compared to typically developing people by 2020. IACC Recommended Budget: $126,200,000 over 12 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Mount Sinai School of Medicine
State/Country New York
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