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NIH Funds New Program to Investigate Causes and Treatment of Autism

October 30, 2007


The National Institutes of Health will intensify its efforts to find the causes of and identify new treatments for autism through a new research program - The Autism Centers of Excellence (ACE). Representing a consolidation of two existing programs, the Studies to Advance Autism Research and Treatment (STAART) and the Collaborative Programs of Excellence in


Autism (CPEA), the ACE program is a network of researchers throughout the country concentrating their efforts on a single research question.

For more information, please click on the following link:

http://www.nimh.nih.gov/science-news/2007/nih-funds-new-program-to-investigate-causes-and-treatment-of-autism.shtml