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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

A Quantitative Study of Pyramidal Cells and Interneurons in the Cerebral Cortex

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Casanova, Manuel

Description

Description

This research project consist of quantitative analysis of Pyramidal Cells and Interneurons in the Cerebral Cortex

Funder

Funder

Autism Research Institute

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

3000

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2015

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 2SD. Launch three studies that target improved understanding of the underlying biological pathways of genetic conditions related to autism (e.g. Fragile X, Rett syndrome, tuberous sclerosis complex) and how these conditions inform risk assessment and individualized intervention by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $9,000,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

A Quantitative Study of Pyramidal Cells and Interneurons in the Cerebral Cortex (External web link)

Institution

Institution

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

State/Country

State/Country

South Carolina

Project Number

Project Number

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Private

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

N/A

 
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