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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Anderson, George

Description

Description

This project will measure melatonin levels in children under the age of 3 years and determine if there is an association between melatonin levels, sleep disorders, and abnormal gastrointestinal (GI) function.

Funder

Funder

Department of Defense

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

472129

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

na

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 1: When Should I Be Concerned?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 1LA. Identify behavioral and biological markers that separately, or in combination, accurately identify, before age 2, one or more subtypes of children at risk for developing ASD by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $33,300,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism (External web link)

Institution

Institution

Yale University

State/Country

State/Country

Connecticut

Project Number

Project Number

AR093240

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism | 0 | 2010 | AR093240
Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism | 0 | 2011 | AR093240
Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism | 0 | 2012 | AR093240
Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism | 0 | 2013 | AR093240
Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism | 0 | 2014 | AR093240
Biomarkers for autism and for gastrointestinal and sleep problems in autism | 0 | 2015 | AR093240

 
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