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Novel pharmacological strategies in autism  

The purpose of this study is to find out if aripiprazole is helpful for the treatment of irritability, aggression and/or self-injurious behavior as well as to determine if adding D-cycloserine improves social behavior in children and adolescents with autism. This study will include 88 children and adolescents aged 6 - 17 years.


Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $1,585.00
Project Number M01RR000750-36
Principal Investigator McDougle, Christopher
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. 4.4 Launch three randomized controlled trials of interventions for school-aged and/or adolescents by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $15,600,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
State/Country Indiana
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