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Epigenetic etiologies of autism spectrum disorders  

These studies aim to uncover important mechanistic similarities between the overlapping neurodevelopmental disorders Rett syndrome, Angelman syndrome, and autism. The successful completion of these studies should yield findings to help develop better diagnostic and treatment modalities for autism spectrum disorders.


Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $344,947.00
Project Number R01HD048799-04
Principal Investigator LaSalle, Janine
Strategic Plan Question Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Risk Factors)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 3.8 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 University of California, Davis
State/Country California
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