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Grants For Researchers Studying Early Intervention Strategies
September 12, 2007


Autism Speaks is proud to announce a new funding opportunity for researchers studying early intervention strategies for children at risk for developing autism. This new funding initiative reflects the mission of Autism Speaks to fund scientific research into the treatments of autism spectrum disorder, providing researchers with resources in order to help those affected with autism.

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Trial Seeks to Confirm Efficacy of New Formulation of Fluoxetine in Reducing Certain Core Symptoms of ASD in Children and Adolescents

Autism Speaks, the largest non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism researc

July 05, 2007

NEW YORK, NY (July 5, 2007) -- Autism Speaks, the largest non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, today announced that its Clinical Trials Network (CTN) is launching a new study in collaboration with specialty pharmaceutical company Neuropharm Group Plc.

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Autism Speaks, Press Updates, Autism Speaks Approves More Than $15 Million in New Research Grants
52 Projects to Be Funded in Three Separate Categories

Autism Speaks today announced that it has approved $15.2 million in funding for 52 new research grants, spanning a wide range of topics

July 29, 2007

NEW YORK, NY (June 29, 2007) -- Autism Speaks today announced that it has approved $15.2 million in funding for 52 new research grants, spanning a wide range of topics to improve our understanding of the risk factors for autism, its underlying mechanisms, and how a disorder that now affects one in every 150 children might be more effectively treated and prevented.

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Autism Speaks, Press Updates, Autism Speaks Approves More Than $15 Million in New Research Grants
April 23, 2007


Emmy Award-winning actress Patricia Heaton of CBS' Everybody Loves Raymond, spoke out on ABC News' Sunday morning talk show This Week about the political bottleneck that is tying up the Combating Autism Act. Click here to read a report and view video on the ABCNews.com web site.

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63 projects To Be Funded in Three Separate Categories

Autism Speaks is funding 63 new biomedical research projects at a total value of over $6.9 million. The awards cover a broad spectrum o

June 19, 2006

(NEW YORK, NY - June 19, 2006) – Autism Speaks is funding 63 new biomedical research projects at a total value of over $6.9 million. The awards cover a broad spectrum of autism sciences, including cognitive/motor processing, diagnosis, epidemiology, genetics, language and communication, neurobiology (including molecular biology and immunology), neuroimaging, neuropathology and treatment.

Three categories of grants are being funded:

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Autism Speaks, Press Updates, Autism Speaks Announces $6.9 Million in New Biomedical Research Grants