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Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening? (Biology)  

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Fiscal Year: 2010

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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
20-year outcome of autism McMahon, William Q2.L.A University of Utah
Aberrant synaptic form and function due to TSC-mTOR-related mutation in autism spectrum disorders Sulzer, David Q2.S.D Columbia University
Aberrant synaptic function caused by TSC mutation in autism Sulzer, David Q2.S.D Columbia University
ACE Center: Cognitive affective and neurochemical processes underlying is in autism Sweeney, John Q2.Other University of Illinois at Chicago
ACE Center: Development of categorization, facial knowledge in low & high functioning autism Strauss, Mark Q2.Other University of Pittsburgh
ACE Center: Diffusion tensor MRI + histopathology of brain microstructure + fiber pathways Conturo, Thomas Q2.Other University of Pittsburgh
ACE Center: Disturbances of affective contact: Development of brain mechanisms for emotion Pelphrey, Kevin Q2.Other University of Pittsburgh
ACE Center: Genetic contributions to endophenotypes of autism Wijsman, Ellen Q2.S.G University of Washington
ACE Center: Genetics of language & social communication: Connecting genes to brain & cognition Geschwind, Daniel Q2.S.G University of California, Los Angeles
ACE Center: Genetics of serotonin in autism: Neurochemical and clinical endophenotypes Cook, Edwin Q2.S.G University of Illinois at Chicago
ACE Center: Imaging the autistic brain before it knows it has autism Pierce, Karen Q2.Other University of California, San Diego
ACE Center: Mirror neuron and reward circuitry in autism Dapretto, Mirella Q2.Other University of California, Los Angeles
ACE Center: Neuroimaging studies of connectivity in ASD Staib, Lawrence Q2.Other Yale University
ACE Center: Structural and chemical brain imaging of autism Dager, Stephen Q2.S.E University of Washington
ACE Center: Systems connectivity + brain activation: Imaging studies of language + perception Just, Marcel Q2.Other University of Pittsburgh
A combined fMRI-TMS study on the role of the mirror neuron system in social cognition: Moving beyond correlational evidence Dapretto, Mirella Q2.Other University of California, Los Angeles
A comparative developmental connectivity study of face processing Joseph, Jane Q2.Other University of Kentucky
Action anticipation in infants Woodward, Amanda Q2.Other University of Chicago
Activity-dependent phosphorylation of MeCP2 Ebert, Daniel Q2.S.D Harvard Medical School
A developmental social neuroscience approach to perception-action relations Marshall, Peter Q2.Other Temple University
A family-genetic study of language in autism Losh, Molly Q2.S.G Northwestern University
A family-genetic study of language in autism Losh, Molly Q2.S.G University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Allelic choice in Rett syndrome Donohoe, Mary Q2.S.D Winifred Masterson Burke Medical Research Institute
A longitudinal MRI study of brain development in fragile X syndrome Hazlett, Heather Q2.S.D University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
A mitochondrial etiology of autism Wallace, Douglas Q2.S.A Children's Hospital of Philadelphia