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

Question 3: Objective 1

yellow dot 3.1 Initiate studies on at least five 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 2010. IACC Recommended Budget: $23,600,000 over 2 years.

Projects Found: 19
Total Funding: 7600673
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Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

Measuring Hg body burden in 3 groups
$14,960

Funding

14960

Institution

University of Texas

Project Title

Differential effects of thimerosal on cell division and apoptosis in normal vs. autism spectrum disorder cell lines
$60,000

Funding

60000

Institution

The Methodist Hospital Houston

Project Title

Molecular and environmental influences on autism pathophysiology
$150,000

Funding

150000

Institution

University of California, Los Angeles

Project Title

Epigenetics, hormones and sex differences in autism incidence
$100,000

Funding

100000

Institution

University of Virginia

Project Title

Analysis of developmental interactions between reelin haploinsufficiency, male sex, and mercury exposure
$110,000

Funding

110000

Institution

Universita Campus Bio-Medico di Roma

Project Title

Vitamin D status and autism spectrum disorder: Is there an association?
$80,000

Funding

80000

Institution

University of California, Davis

Project Title

Italy thimerosol neurodevelopmental disabilities study *
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Unavailable

Project Title

Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation
$450,000

Funding

450000

Institution

Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation

Project Title

Centers for autism and developmental disabilities research and epidemiology - 6
$719,697

Funding

719697

Institution

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Project Title

Investigation of measles virus sequences in bowel biopsies of children with ASD *
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 
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