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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
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Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC)
 

Question 3: Short-term Objective F

yellow dot 3SF. Initiate studies on at least 10 environmental factors identified in the recommendations from the 2007 IOM report “Autism and the Environment: Challenges and Opportunities for Research” as potential causes of ASD by 2012. Estimated cost $56,000,000 over 2 years.

Projects Found: 3
Total Funding: 264597
Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

The impact of maternal inflammation during pregnancy on placental tryptophan metabolism, and the downstream consequences on fetal brain development
$25,000

Funding

25000

Institution

University of Southern California

Project Title

Pesticide Exposure and Childhood Autism
$184,503

Funding

184503

Institution

University of California, Los Angeles

Project Title

Organophosphorus pesticides interact with ASD-linked neuroligins to alter synapto
$55,094

Funding

55094

Institution

University of California, Davis

 
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