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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
TrkB agonist(s), a potential therapy for autism spectrum disorders Sun, Yi Q2.S.D University of California, Los Angeles
Treatment of medical conditions among individuals with autism spectrum disorders Swedo, Susan Q2.S.E National Institutes of Health
Neuroimmunologic investigations of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) Swedo, Susan Q2.S.F National Institutes of Health
ACE Center: Cognitive affective and neurochemical processes underlying is in autism Sweeney, John Q2.Other University of Illinois at Chicago
Sensory mechanisms and self-injury Symons, Frank Q2.S.E University of Minnesota
Using functional physiology to uncover the fundamental principles of visual cortex Tarr, Michael Q2.Other Carnegie Mellon University
Kinetics of drug macromolecule complex formation Taylor, Palmer Q2.Other University of California, San Diego
Attentional distribution and word learning in children with autism Tenenbaum, Elena Q2.Other Brown University
Cognitive mechanisms of serially organized behavior (supplement) Terrace, Herbert Q2.Other Columbia University
Cognitive mechanisms of serially organized behavior Terrace, Herbert Q2.Other Columbia University
The effect of mercury and neuropeptide triggers on human mast cell release of neurotoxic molecules Theohardies, Theoharis Q2.S.A Tufts University
Does mercury and neurotension induce mitochondrial DNA release from human mast cells and contribute to auto-immunity in ASD? Theohardies, Theoharis Q2.S.A Tufts University
Imaging synaptic neurexin-neuroligin complexes by proximity biotinylation: Applications to the molecular pathogenesis of autism Thyagarajan, Amar Q2.Other Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Imaging brain and movement in ASD Townsend, Jeanne Q2.Other University of California, San Diego
Imaging PTEN-induced changes in adult cortical structure and function in vivo Trachtenberg, Joshua Q2.Other University of California, Los Angeles
Regulation of synaptogenesis by cyclin-dependent kinase 5 Tsai, Li-Huei Q2.Other Massachusetts Institute of Technology
CAREER: Dissecting the neural mechanisms for face detection Tsao, Doris Q2.Other California Institute of Technology
Probing a monogenic form of autism from molecules to behavior Tsien, Richard Q2.S.D Stanford University
Structural and functional connectivity of large-scale brain networks in autism spectrum disorders Uddin, Lucina Q2.Other Stanford University
Role of micro-RNAs in ASD affected circuit formation and function Ullian, Erik Q2.Other University of California, San Francisco
Functional anatomy of face processing in the primate brain Ungerleider, Leslie Q2.Other National Institutes of Health
Gene silencing in fragile X syndrome Usdin, Karen Q2.S.D National Institutes of Health
Neurogenic growth factors in autism Vaccarino, Flora Q2.S.G Yale University
Morphogenesis and function of the cerebral cortex Vaccarino, Flora Q2.Other Yale University
Neuroimaging of top-down control and bottom-up processes in childhood ASD Vaidya, Chandan Q2.Other Georgetown University