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Clinical trial: Modulation of prefrontal activity to improve language skills in autism spectrum disorder  

The goal of the project is to improve language skills using 1 Hertz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) by modulating prefrontal activity in patients with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

2008

Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $1,688.00
Project Number M01RR001032-33
Principal Investigator Pascual-Leone, Alvaro
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Interventions)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4.2 Support at least three randomized controlled trials that address co-occurring medical conditions associated with ASD by 2010. IACC Recommended Budget: $13,400,000 over 3 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
State/Country Massachusetts
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