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Project 1: Environmental epidemiology of autism  

The Epidemiology Project of the University of California, Davis, Center for Children's Environmental Health (CCEH), will build upon the discovery of immunologicand molecular biomarkers specific to children with autism found in 2-5 year olds enrolled in the CHARGE (Childhood Autism Risks from Genetics and Environment) Study.


Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $181,428.00
Project Number P01ES011269-08
Principal Investigator Hertz-Picciotto, Irva
Strategic Plan Question Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Risk Factors)
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 3.6 Determine the effect of at least five environmental factors on the risk for subtypes of ASD in the pre- and early postnatal period of development by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $25,100,000 over 7 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution University of California, Davis
State/Country California
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