Current Governor’s Council Research Projects

CAUT19APL027 – Utilization of a Virtual-Reality Based Job Training Tool in Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder

CAUT19APL028 – Elucidating Genetic Components of Autism and Co-Occurring ADHD using Whole Genome Sequencing

CAUT19APL009 – Building a Streamlined Birth Cohort to Study Autism Risk Factors and Biomarkers

The generation and characterization of autism iPSCs
CAUT19APL014 – Defining the Signaling Pathways that Lead to Hyperproliferation of Neural Progenitor Cells in 16p11.2 Deletion Syndrome

CAUT17BSP010 – Immune Regulation of Neural Stem/Progenitors

CAUT17BSP022 – A Role For Semaphorin Functions In Cortico-Basal Ganglia Development, Repetitive Behavior, And Autism Spectrum Disorder

CAUT17BSP011 – Developmental Dysregulation of Inhibitory Neuron Migration as an Experimental Model to Analyze Mechanisms of Pediatric Autism-Epilepsy Syndromes

CAUT17APL025 – A Pilot/Feasibility Study of the Use of High Dose Propranolol to Treat Severe and Chronic Challenging Behaviors in Adolescents and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders

CAUT15APL046 – Piloting Very Early and Early Biomarkers for Risk of ASD and Related Disorders in Premature and Low Birth Weight Infants

CAUT15APL045 – Is Cerebellar Dysfunction A Biomarker for Early Signs of Autism and Related Disorders?

CAUT16MED002 – Medical Home for Autism at the Institute for Child Development (ICD), Hackensack University Medical Center (HackensackUMC) Comprehensive Service Provision and Care Coordination for Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders


CAUT16APL010 – Autism and the Built Environment: Evaluating the Physiological and Biomedical Effects of Pedestrian Infrastructure Design and Road Crossing Behavior of Adults on the Autism Spectrum

CAUT15APL013 – Sulforaphane in autism. A treatment trial to confirm phenotypic improvement with sulforaphane treatment in a NJ population of individuals with autism

CAUT15APL022 – Metabolic Perturbations with Autism Induced by Plasticizers