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Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented? (Risk Factors)  

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Fiscal Year: 2009

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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
Autism and the insula: Genomic and neural circuits Allman, John Q3.L.B California Institute of Technology
Brain glutamate concentrations in autistic adolescents by MRS Anagnostou, Athanasius Q3.S.E Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Integrative genetic analysis of autistic brains Arking, Dan Q3.L.B Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Maternal risk factors for autism spectrum disorders in children of the Nurses' Health Study II Ascherio, Alberto Q3.L.C Harvard University
Maternal risk factors for autism in the Nurses Health Study II – a pilot study Ascherio, Alberto Q3.L.D Harvard School of Public Health
Social determinants of the autism epidemic Bearman, Peter Q3.L.C Columbia University
Studies of postmortem brain searching for epigenetic defects causing autism Beaudet, Arthur Q3.L.B Baylor College of Medicine
The role of the Rett gene, chromosone 15Q11-Q13, other genes, and epigenetics Beaudet, Arthur Q3.L.B Baylor College of Medicine
DNA methylation and other epigenetic studies of autism brain Beaudet, Arthur Q3.Other Baylor College of Medicine
Core E: Statistical Analysis Core Beckett, Laurel Q3.Other University of California, Davis
Structural and functional neural correlates of early postnatal deprivation Behen, Michael Q3.Other Wayne State University
Simons Simplex Collection Site Bernier, Raphael Q3.L.B University of Washington
Olivocerebellar circuitry in autism Blatt, Gene Q3.Other Boston University Medical Campus
Neural and phenotypic correlates of autism risk genes Bookheimer, Susan Q3.S.A University of California, Los Angeles
Fraternal birth order effects on behavior Breedlove, Marc Q3.Other Michigan State University
MeHG stimulates antiapoptotic signaling in stem cells Bressler, Joseph Q3.Other Kennedy Krieger Institute
Prenatal factors and risk of autism in a Finnish national birth cohort Brown, Alan Q3.S.C New York State Psychiatric Institute
Behavioral and genetic biomarker development for autism and related disorders Brzustowicz, Linda Q3.L.B Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick
Identification and functional assessment of autism susceptibility genes Brzustowicz, Linda Q3.L.B Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick
Pathway-based genetic studies of autism spectrum disorder Bucan, Maja Q3.L.B University of Pennsylvania
3/5-Elucidating the genetic architecture of autism by deep genomic sequencing Buxbaum, Joseph Q3.S.A Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Autism Genome Project Buxbaum, Joseph Q3.L.B Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Genetic and epigenetic interactions in a mouse model for autism Carpenter, Ellen Q3.S.F David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles
The role of contactin-associated protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2) and other novel genes in autism Chakravarti, Aravinda Q3.L.B Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Teratology Society Meeting Support Chambers, Christina Q3.Other Teratology Society