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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

The Study of Toddlers with Autism and Regression (STAR) Protocol – Screening for treatable disorders and biomarkers of inflammation and immune activation in the plasma and CNS

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Loh, Alvin

Description

Description

Part of the Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P network). The STAR project examined neuroinflammation among a sample of children with autism who had experienced regression.

Funder

Funder

Health Resources and Services Administration

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

158461

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2009-2012

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 2SA. Support at least four research projects to identify mechanisms of fever, metabolic and/or immune system interactions with the central nervous system that may influence ASD during prenatal-postnatal life by 2010. IACC Recommended Budget: $9,800,000 over 4 years. (Fever studies to be started by 2012.)

Project Link

Project Link

No link available.

Institution

Institution

Surrey Place Centre, Toronto

State/Country

State/Country

Canada

Project Number

Project Number

UA3 MC 11054

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

The Study of Toddlers with Autism and Regression (STAR) Protocol – Screening for treatable disorders and biomarkers of inflammation and immune activation in the plasma and CNS | 0 | 2012 | UA3 MC 11054

 
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