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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Human intestinal microbial ecology and its relationship to autism

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Krajmalnik-Brown, Rosa

Description

Description

The purpose of this study is to assess the microbial ecology (i.e., specific bacteria) in autistic and neurotypical children.

Funder

Funder

Autism Research Institute

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

28960

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2010

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. 3SI. Support at least two studies that examine potential differences in the microbiome of individuals with ASD versus comparison groups by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $1,000,000 over 2 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Human intestinal microbial ecology and its relationship to autism (External web link)

Institution

Institution

Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University

State/Country

State/Country

Arizona

Project Number

Project Number

2010-3

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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