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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Further studies on the role of desulfovibrio in regressive autism

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Finegold, Sydney

Description

Description

This study is designed to examine stool specimens for evidence of Desulfovibrio species from 20 additional regressive autism children and from 20 age- and sex-matched control children with gastrointestinal symptoms similar to those seen in the autistic children, but without autism.

Funder

Funder

Autism Research Institute

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

30000

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2011.0

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

No link available.

Institution

Institution

VA Medical Center, Los Angeles

State/Country

State/Country

California

Project Number

Project Number

2011-10

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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