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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
Defining cells and circuits affected in autism spectrum disorders Heintz, Nathaniel Q2.Other The Rockefeller University
Testing the effects of cortical disconnection in non-human primates Krauzlis, Richard Q2.Other The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Cell adhesion molecules in CNS development Mueller, Ulrich Q2.Other The Scripps Research Institute
Genetic studies of autism-related Drosophila neurexin and neuroligin Bhat, Manzoor Q2.Other The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Physiological and behavioral characterization of sensory dysfunction in autism Schaaf, Roseann Q2.Other Thomas Jefferson 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
Behavioral and functional neuroimaging investigations of visual perception and cognition in autistics Mottron, Laurent Q2.Other Université de Montréal
Gastrointestinal functions in autism Duffey, Michael Q2.S.E University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Metacognition in comparative perspective Smith, J. David; Beran, Michael Q2.Other University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Angelman syndrome (AS) Percy, Alan Q2.S.D University of Alabama at Birmingham
MeCP2 modulation of BDNF signaling: Shared mechanisms of Rett and autism Pozzo-Miller, Lucas Q2.S.D University of Alabama at Birmingham
Collaborative research: Learning complex auditory categories Lotto, Andrew Q2.Other University of Arizona
Neural mechanisms of tactile sensation in rodent somatosensory cortex Feldman, Daniel Q2.Other University of California, Berkeley
Primate models of autism Bauman, Melissa Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Project 2: Immunological susceptibility of autism Van de Water, Judy Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Primate models of autism Bauman, Melissa; Amaral, David Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
A role for immune molecules in cortical connectivity: Potential implications for autism Elmer, Bradford Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Is autism a mitochondrial disease? Giulivi, Cecilia Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Maternal immune activation, cytokines, and the pathogenesis of autism McAllister, A. Kimberley Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Immune molecules and cortical synaptogenesis: Possible implications for the pathogenesis of autism McAllister, A. Kimberley Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
A non-human primate autism model based on maternal immune activation Patterson, Paul Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
EFRI- BSBA: Novel microsystems for manipulation and analysis of immune cells Revzin, Alexander Q2.S.A University of California, Davis
Genotype-phenotype relationships in fragile X families Hagerman, Randi Q2.S.D University of California, Davis
The role of MeCP2 in Rett syndrome LaSalle, Janine Q2.S.D University of California, Davis