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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
Social processing, language, and executive functioning in twin pairs: Electrophysiological and behavioral endophenotypes Webb, Sara Q2.S.G University of Washington
Physiology of attention and regulation in children with ASD and LD Webb, Sara Q2.Other Seattle Children's Hospital
Defining the dynamics of the default network with direct brain recordings and functional MRI Weaver, Kurt Q2.Other University of Washington
Optical analysis of circuit-level sensory processing in the cerebellum Wang, Samuel Q2.Other Princeton University
A mitochondrial etiology of autism Wallace, Douglas Q2.S.A Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Characterizing the genetic systems of autism through multi-disease analysis Wall, Dennis Q2.S.G Harvard Medical School
Using genetically modified mice to explore the neuronal network involved in social recognition Wagner, Schlomo Q2.Other Haifa University
Novel computational methods for higher order diffusion MRI in autism Verma, Ragini; Westin, Carl-Fredrik Q2.Other University of Pennsylvania
Project 2: Immunological susceptibility of autism Van de Water, Judy Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Neuroimaging of top-down control and bottom-up processes in childhood ASD Vaidya, Chandan Q2.Other Georgetown University
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
Gene silencing in fragile X syndrome Usdin, Karen Q2.S.D National Institutes of Health
Functional anatomy of face processing in the primate brain Ungerleider, Leslie Q2.Other National Institutes of Health
Role of micro-RNAs in ASD affected circuit formation and function Ullian, Erik Q2.Other University of California, San Francisco
Structural and functional connectivity of large-scale brain networks in autism spectrum disorders Uddin, Lucina Q2.Other Stanford University
Probing a monogenic form of autism from molecules to behavior Tsien, Richard Q2.S.D Stanford University
CAREER: Dissecting the neural mechanisms for face detection Tsao, Doris Q2.Other California Institute of Technology
Regulation of synaptogenesis by cyclin-dependent kinase 5 Tsai, Li-Huei Q2.Other Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Imaging PTEN-induced changes in adult cortical structure and function in vivo Trachtenberg, Joshua Q2.Other University of California, Los Angeles
Imaging brain and movement in ASD Townsend, Jeanne Q2.Other University of California, San Diego
Imaging synaptic neurexin-neuroligin complexes by proximity biotinylation: Applications to the molecular pathogenesis of autism Thyagarajan, Amar Q2.Other Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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
Cognitive mechanisms of serially organized behavior (supplement) Terrace, Herbert Q2.Other Columbia University