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Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)  

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Fiscal Year: 2010

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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Using Drosophila to model the synaptic function of the autism-linked NHE9 Littleton, J. Troy Q4.S.B Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Autism iPSCs for studying function and dysfunction in human neural development Loring, Jeanne Q4.S.B The Scripps Research Institute
Neuropharmacology of motivation and reinforcement in mouse models of autistic spectrum disorders Malanga, C.J. Q4.S.B University of North Carolina School of Medicine
NrCAM, a candidate susceptibility gene for visual processing deficits in autism Maness, Patricia Q4.S.B University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Modeling and pharmacologic treatment of autism spectrum disorders in Drosophila McDonald, Thomas Q4.S.B Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
A mouse knock-in model for ENGRAILED 2 autism susceptibility Millonig, James Q4.S.B University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
16p11.2: defining the gene(s) responsible Mills, Alea Q4.S.B Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Novel models to define the genetic basis of autism Mills, Alea Q4.S.B Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Preclinical testing of novel oxytocin receptor activators in models of autism phenotypes Moy, Sheryl Q4.S.B University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Characterization of a novel mouse model of restricted repetitive behaviors Moy, Sheryl Q4.S.B University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Interaction between MEF2 and MECP2 in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorders -2 Nakanishi, Nobuki Q4.S.B Burnham Institute
Systematic analysis of neural circuitry in mouse models of autism Osten, Pavel Q4.S.B Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Role of L-type calcium channels in hippocampal neuronal network activity Owen, Scott Q4.S.B Stanford University
Novel probiotic therapies for autism Patterson, Paul Q4.S.B California Institute of Technology
Neurogenetic model of social behavior heterogeneity in autism spectrum disorders Platt, Michael Q4.S.B Duke University
High-resolution diffusion tensor imaging in mouse models relevant to autism Poptani, Harish Q4.S.B University of Pennsylvania
Animal models of autism: Pathogenesis and treatment Powell, Craig Q4.S.B University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Novel genetic animal models of autism Powell, Craig Q4.S.B University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Neuroligin function in vivo: Implications for autism and mental retardation Powell, Craig Q4.S.B University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Role of a novel Wnt pathway in autism spectrum disorders Reichardt, Louis Q4.S.B University of California, San Francisco
A novel cell-based assay for autism research and drug discovery Restifo, Linda Q4.S.B University of Arizona
Writing instruction for children with autism spectrum disorders: A study of self-regulation and strategy use Asaro-Saddler, Kristie Q4.S.C University at Albany, State University of New York
Folate rechallenge: A pilot study Beaudet, Arthur Q4.S.C Baylor College of Medicine
Safety and efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine for autism spectrum disorders Bent, Stephen Q4.S.C University of California, San Francisco
A randomized, double blind, placebo controlled study of fatty acid supplementation in autism Carpenter, Laura Q4.S.C Medical University of South Carolina