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Question 2: Short-term Objective A

green dot 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.)

Projects Found: 26
Total Funding: 3049827
Records
Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

Altered placental tryptophan metabolism: A crucial molecular pathway for the fetal programming of neurodevelopmental disorders
$535,699

Funding

535699

Institution

University of Southern California

Project Title

Mechanisms of synaptic alterations in a neuroinflammation model of autism
$579,882

Funding

579882

Institution

University of Nebraska Medical Center

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
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Surrey Place Centre, Toronto

Project Title

Convergence of immune and genetic signaling pathways in autism and schizophrenia
$0

Funding

0

Institution

University of California, Davis

Project Title

Influence of maternal cytokines during pregnancy on effector and regulatory T helper cells as etiological factors in autism
$0

Funding

0

Institution

University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey 

Project Title

A non-human primate autism model based on maternal infection
$0

Funding

0

Institution

California Institute of Technology

Project Title

Exploring metabolic dysfunction in the brains of people with autism
$0

Funding

0

Institution

George Washington University

Project Title

Mechanisms of mitochondrial dysfunction in autism
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Georgia State University

Project Title

Systematic characterization of the immune response to gluten and casein in autism spectrum disorders
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Weill Cornell Medical College

Project Title

Redox abnormalities as a vulnerability phenotype for autism and related alterations in CNS development
$0

Funding

0

Institution

University of Rochester

 
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