Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Genome Project (AGP) | Circa 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Genome Project Launched in 2004, the Autism Genome Project, or AGP, is the largest study ever conducted to find the genes associated with inherited risk for autism. Many of the world's leading genetics researchers pooled their resources and used a promising new technology, the DNA microarray, to scan the human genome in the search for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: NIH Announces New Autism Grants | Circa August 2, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NIH Announces New Autism Grants On Thursday, August 2, the National Institutes of Health announced the awardees of a new funding mechanism to support autism research, called the Autism Centers for Excellence. The ACE awards will replace the Collaborative Program of Excellence in Autism (CPEA) and Studies to Advance Autism Research and Treatment (STAART) projects …

Archived | Autism Speaks: NIH Announces ACE Award Recipients | Circa November 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced the new members of its Autism Centers of Excellence (ACE) program. The ACE program represents a consolidation of two existing programs, the Studies to Advance Autism Research and Treatment (STAART) and Collaborative Programs of Excellence in Autism (CPEA) programs into a single research effort. Initially, five centers …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Statement by Dr. Thomas R. Insel | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

https://youtu.be/aMPSjGz6lvM Senator Harkin. Now, we turn to Dr. Thomas Insel, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health since September 2002. Dr. Insel received his B.A. and M.D. degrees from Boston University. Dr. Insel, welcome back to the committee. National Institutes of Health National Institute of Mental Health STATEMENT OF DR. THOMAS R. INSEL DIRECTOR …