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Using zebrafish and chemical screening to define function of autism genes  

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2008

Funder Simons Foundation
Fiscal Year Funding $390,993.00
Project Number Project number unavailable
Principal Investigator Sive, Hazel
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. 4.5 Standardize and validate at least 20 model systems (e.g. cellular and/or animal) that replicate features of ASD and will allow identification of specific molecular targets or neural circuits amenable to existing or new interventions by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $75,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
State/Country Massachusetts
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