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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Understanding repetitive behavior in autism

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

McCracken, James

Description

Description

This project researches the effects of risperidone on repetitive behaviors in children as well as the mediators of these effects by using functional magnetic resonance spectroscopy (fMRI) to identify functional patterns that differentiate treated and non-treated children with autism.

Funder

Funder

National Institutes of Health

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

327738

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

na

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 4.8 Complete at least three randomized controlled trials on medications targeting core symptoms in people with ASD of all ages by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $22,200,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

No link available.

Institution

Institution

University of California, Los Angeles

State/Country

State/Country

California

Project Number

Project Number

P50HD055784-02

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

ACE Center: Understanding repetitive behavior in autism | 326665 | 2010 | 5P50HD055784-04
ACE Center: Understanding repetitive behavior in autism | 330198 | 2009 | 5P50HD055784-03
ACE Center: Understanding repetitive behavior in autism (supplement) | 55094 | 2009 | 3P50HD055784-03S1

 
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