Archived | Grants Funded By Cure Autism Now – 2005 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 2005 Genetics: Searching DNA for mutations that will point to proteins and pathways that may be amenable to treatment  The Prevalence of Mutations in X-Chromosome Linked Genes (Pilot Project Award) Jozef Gecz, Ph.D., Women's and Children's Hospital, Australia Genes and the environment perform a delicate balancing act in the …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Research Funded: 2005 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

In 2005, NAAR committed $8.3 million to fund 41 pilot studies, 14 pre- and 7 post-doctoral fellowships as well as three large collaborative programs: the NAAR Autism Genome Project, the High Risk Baby Siblings Research Project and the Autism Tissue Program. In addition, NAAR's 2005 research commitments include the ongoing support of two interdisciplinary autism …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) 2005 Research Awards | #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

The National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Screenshot of 2005 Research Awards Front Page. Text below. 2005_naar_research_supplementDownload The National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) is the first organization in the country dedicated to funding and accelerating biomedical research to unravel the mysteries of autism and find a cure. Founded in 1994 by parents of children …

Archived | Autism Speaks Receives More-Than-Expected Number of Research Proposals | Circa 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks Receives More-Than-Expected Number of Research Proposals Dana Foundation to Assist in Administering Grant Requests Autism Speaks has received a higher-than-expected 58 applications for a new grant program it initiated to target established scientists at leading medical and research institutions. The Dana Foundation is assisting in the administration of this first round of grants. …

Archived | Autism Speaks \ Cure Autism Now \ NAAR Publications: 2005 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Publications: 2005 In addition to leveraging their AS/CAN/NAAR-funded studies to earn larger autism research grants from the National Institutes of Health and other sources, researchers funded by AS/CAN/NAAR have experienced significant success publishing their studies in numerous scientific journals and books. These publications play a key role in enhancing the scientific community's understanding of autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Papers Citing AGRE | Circa 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Papers Citing AGRE - 2005 [Note: Links in this section go to Web Archive version of PMID] 2005 Alarcon M, Yonan AL, Gilliam TC, Cantor RM, Geschwind DH.Quantitative genome scan and Ordered-Subsets Analysis of autism endophenotypes support language QTLs.PMID: 15824743Mol Psychiatry. 2005 Apr 12  Cantor RM, Kono N, Duvall JA, Alvarez-Retuerto A, Stone JL, Alarcon M, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Neural Retraining Initiative | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Neural Retraining Initiative One of the most exciting stories in neuroscience in the last decade is the idea of neuroplasticity - the concept that the brain continues to grow, add new cells and change throughout life. There have been amazing breakthroughs in the treatment of stroke and dyslexia through neural retraining. Using specialized education techniques, …