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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Environmental contribution to neuronal-methylome dynamics in animal models of autism spectrum disorders

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Behrens, M

Description

Description

Funder

Funder

National Institutes of Health

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

685424

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2015

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 3: What Caused This To Happen And Can This Be Prevented?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 3SJ. Support at least three studies that focus on the role of epigenetics in the etiology of ASD, including studies that include assays to measure DNA methylations and histone modifications and those exploring how exposures may act on maternal or paternal genomes via epigenetic mechanisms to alter gene expression, by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $20,000,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Environmental contribution to neuronal-methylome dynamics in animal models of autism spectrum disorders (External web link)

Institution

Institution

SALK INSTITUTE FOR BIOLOGICAL STUDIES

State/Country

State/Country

California

Project Number

Project Number

1R01ES025585-01

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

N/A

 
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