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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Relationship between celiac disease and autism

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Russo, A.J.

Description

Description

This study will attempt to determine if there is a relationship between celiac disease and autism in autistic children with GI disease, and if so, will determine if the presence of CD biomarkers correlates with low levels of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin (AAT) and/or anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA). Children with autism will be compared to typical controls.

Funder

Funder

Autism Research Institute

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

8000

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

na

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. 2SA. Support at least four research projects to identify mechanisms of metabolic and/or immune system interactions with the central nervous system that may underlie the development of ASD during prenatal-postnatal life by 2010. IACC Funding Budget: $9,800,000 over 4 years.

Project Link

Project Link

No link available.

Institution

Institution

Health Research Institute

State/Country

State/Country

Illinois

Project Number

Project Number

2009-9

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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