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

Fiscal Year: 2008

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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Behavioral and functional neuroimaging investigations of visual perception and cognition in autistics Mottron, Laurent Q2.5 Université de Montréal
Influence of oxidative stress on transcription and alternative splicing of methionine synthase in autism Muratore, Christina Q2.2 Northeastern University
Electrical measures of functional cortical connectivity in autism Murias, Michael Q2.5 University of Washington
Psychophysiological approaches to the study of autism Murias, Michael; Dawson, Geraldine Q2.Other University of Washington
Amygdala structure & biochemistry in adolescents with autism Nacewicz, Brendon Q2.Other University of Wisconsin - Madison
The development of face processing Nelson, Charles Q2.Other Boston Children's Hospital
Cognitive neuroscience -3 Nelson, Charles Q2.Other Boston Children's Hospital
Social attention in normal and autistic individuals New, Joshua Q2.Other Yale University
Vulnerability phenotypes and susceptibility to environmental toxicants: From organism to mechanism Noble, Mark Q2.Other University of Rochester
Plasticity in autism spectrum disorders: Magnetic stimulation studies Oberman, Lindsay Q2.Other Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Roles of Wnt signaling/scaffolding molecules in autism Okerlund, Nathan Q2.Other University of California, San Francisco
Maternal infection and autism: Impact of placental sufficiency and maternal inflammatory responses on fetal brain development Palmer, Theo Q2.Other Stanford University
Longitudinal neurogenetics of atypical social brain development in autism Pelphrey, Kevin Q2.5 Yale University
Functional neuroimaging of children with autism - 06 Pelphrey, Kevin Q2.Other Carnegie Mellon University
Disturbances of affective contact: Development of brain mechanisms for emotion Pelphrey, Kevin Q2.Other University of Pittsburgh
MRI measures of neural connectivity in Asperger's disorder Peltier, Scott Q2.Other University of Michigan
Identification and functional characterization of gene variants Persico, Antonio Q2.Other Universita Campus Bio-Medico di Roma
Imaging the autistic brain before it knows it has autism Pierce, Karen Q2.Other University of California, San Diego
Studying the biology and behavior of autism at 1-year: The well-baby check-up appointment Pierce, Karen Q2.Other University of California, San Diego
A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism Piven, Joseph Q2.5 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
A longitudinal MRI study of infants at risk for autism- Supplemental Piven, Joseph Q2.5 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Animal models of autism: Pathogenesis and treatment Powell, Craig Q2.Other University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
The neural basis of social cognition Puce, Aina Q2.Other West Virginia University
Consequences of maternal antigen exposure on offspring immunity: An animal model of vertical tolerance Rall, Glenn Q2.Other The Fox Chase Cancer Center
Evaluation and treatment of copper/zinc imbalance in children with autism Ramer, Jeanette Q2.2 Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center