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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
Autism Research Database
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC)
 
Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Foundation Associates agreement (BrainNet)

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

n/a

Description

Description

BrainNet grew directly out of the Autism Speaks Autism Tissue Program (ATP). It’s a multi-site brain bank network for acquiring, preparing, storing and distributing brain tissue to qualified researchers. Our goal, as always, is to advance our understanding of the biological basis of autism and develop effective treatments for those who need them.

Funder

Funder

Autism Speaks

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

250000

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2013-2018

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 2SC. Identify ways to increase awareness among the autism spectrum community of the potential value of brain and tissue donation to further basic research by 2011. IACC Recommended Budget: $1,400,000 over 2 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Foundation Associates agreement (BrainNet) (External web link)

Institution

Institution

Foundation Associates, LLC

State/Country

State/Country

New York

Project Number

Project Number

9318

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Private

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Foundation Associates agreement (BrainNet) | 625000 | 2014 | 9318
Foundation Associates agreement (BrainNet) | 625000 | 2015 | 9318
Foundation Associates agreement (BrainNet) | 0 | 2013 |

 
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