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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

Brain mitochondrial abnormalities in autism
$20,000

Funding

20000

Institution

New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities

Project Title

Prostaglandins and cerebellum development
$371,250

Funding

371250

Institution

University of Maryland, Baltimore

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

To study the relationship between low GAD2 levels and anti-GAD antibodies in autistic children
$7,260

Funding

7260

Institution

Hartwick College

Project Title

Mechanisms of mitochondrial dysfunction in autism
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Georgia State University

Project Title

Project 2: Immunological susceptibility of autism (supplement)
$30,784

Funding

30784

Institution

University of California, Davis

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

Role of microglial activation in the serotonergic and neuroimmune disturbances underlying autism
$50,000

Funding

50000

Institution

Hamamatsu University School of Medicine

Project Title

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

Funding

0

Institution

University of California, Davis

Project Title

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

Funding

579882

Institution

University of Nebraska Medical Center

 
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