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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

Autism genetics: Homozygosity mapping and functional validation

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Walsh, Christopher

Description

Description

Funder

Funder

National Institutes of Health

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

735107

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2007-2017

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 3SA. Coordinate and implement the inclusion of approximately 20,000 subjects for genome-wide association studies, as well as a sample of 1,200 for sequencing studies to examine more than 50 candidate genes by 2011. Studies should investigate factors contributing to phenotypic variation across individuals that share an identified genetic variant and stratify subjects according to behavioral, cognitive, and clinical features. IACC Recommended Budget: $43,700,000 over 4 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Autism genetics: Homozygosity mapping and functional validation (External web link)

Institution

Institution

Boston Children's Hospital

State/Country

State/Country

Massachusetts

Project Number

Project Number

5R01MH083565-07

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

N/A

 
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