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

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Fiscal Year: 2008

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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Cell repository Rutgers University Cell and DNA Repository Q2.1 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Maternal inflammation alters fetal brain development via Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha Carpentier, Pamela Q2.2 Stanford University
Markers of inflammation and oxidative damage Chauhan, Abha Q2.2 Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc.
Psychosis and autoimmune diseases in Denmark Eaton, William Q2.2 Johns Hopkins University
Neuroimmunologic investigations of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) Swedo, Susan Q2.2 National Institutes of Health
Project 2: Immunological susceptibility of autism Van de Water, Judy Q2.2 University of California, Davis
Autism: Role of oxytocin Ellerbeck, Kathryn Q2.2 University of Kansas Medical Center
Deriving neuroprogenitor cells from peripheral blood of individuals with autism Fujinami, Robert Q2.2 University of Utah
Is autism a mitochondrial disease? Giulivi, Cecilia Q2.2 University of California, Davis
Studies of central nervous system functional anatomy Herkenham, Miles Q2.2 National Institutes of Health
Impact of innate immunity on regressive autism Jyonouchi, Harumi Q2.2 University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Regulation of inflammatory TH17 cells in ASD Littman, Dan Q2.2 New York University School of Medicine
Influence of oxidative stress on transcription and alternative splicing of methionine synthase in autism Muratore, Christina Q2.2 Northeastern University
Evaluation and treatment of copper/zinc imbalance in children with autism Ramer, Jeanette Q2.2 Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Primate models of autism Amaral, David; Bauman, Melissa Q2.2 University of California, Davis
Fraternal birth order effects on behavior Breedlove, S. Marc Q2.2 Michigan State University
Brain region specific oxidative stress Sajdel-Sulkowska, Ellen Q2.2 Brigham and Women's Hospital
Genetics of autistic disorder Spence, M. Anne Q2.2 University of California, San Diego
Neuronal oxidative stress in autism Xiongwei, Zhu Q2.2 Case Western Reserve University
Investigation of cortical folding complexity in children with autism, their autism-discordant siblings, and controls Barnea-Goraly, Naama Q2.5 Stanford University
Understanding perception and action in autism Bastian, Amy Q2.5 Kennedy Krieger Institute
Neural basis of audiovisual integration during language comprehension in autism Bennetto, Loisa Q2.5 University of Rochester
Past, present and future-oriented thinking about the self in children with ASD Bowler, Dermot Q2.5 City University, London
Oxidative stress and immune response in autism Chauhan, Abha Q2.5 New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities
Cortical mechanisms underlying visual motion processing impairments in autism Chen, Yue Q2.5 Harvard Medical School