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Markers of Autism Risk in Babies-Learning Early Signs (MARBLES)

Principal Investigator:
Hertz-Picciotto, Irva
Institution:
University of California Davis
Location:
Sacramento-Davis area, California
Number of Participants:
~450 Mother-child pairs
Lifestage of Participants:
Prenatal, Infant (0-1 year), Youth (1-18 years)
Exposures:
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), Pyrethroids, Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), Phthalates, Folic acid, Traffic-related air pollutants, Particulate matter, Nitric oxide/Nitrogen dioxide (NO/NO2), Ozone, Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
Health Outcomes:
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), Neurodevelopmental outcomes, Neurobehavioral outcomes, Immune function
Brief Description:
This is a longitudinal study investigating perinatal biological and environmental risk factors of autism among women who have a biological child with autism.

Related NIEHS-Funded Projects

Projects listed supported initial development of the epidemiological resource, added study participants, collected additional information or samples from study participants, and/or used samples or datasets derived from the resource.

Folic Acid Prevention Pathways for ASD in High Risk Families

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Principal Investigator:
Schmidt, Rebecca Jean
Institution:
University of California Davis
Most Recent Award Year:
2015
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Prenatal Exposure to Phthalates in a High-Risk ASD Pregnancy Cohort

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Principal Investigator:
Shin, Hyeong-Moo
Institution:
University of California Davis
Most Recent Award Year:
2015
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Prospective Evaluation of Air Pollution, Cognition, and Autism from Birth Onward

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Principal Investigator:
Volk, Heather E
Institution:
University of Southern California
Most Recent Award Year:
2014
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Project 1: Epidemiology and the Environment in Autism

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Principal Investigator:
Hrtz-Picciotto, Irva
Institution:
University of California Davis
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
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Project 2: Perinatal Epigenetic Signature of Environmental Exposure

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Principal Investigator:
Lasalle, Janine M
Institution:
University of California Davis
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
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Project 3: Immune Environment Interaction and Neurodevelopment

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Principal Investigator:
Van De Water, Judy A
Institution:
University of California Davis
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
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Autism Risk, Prenatal Environmental Exposures, and Pathophysiologic Markers

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Principal Investigator:
Hertz-Picciotto, Irva (Contact); Ozonoff, Sally; Pessah, Isaac N
Institution:
University of California Davis
Most Recent Award Year:
2011
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