Writing Group: Lauren A. Weiss, Dan E. Arking, Mark J. Daly, Aravinda Chakravarti
JHU – NIMH Genome Scan Team: Dan E. Arking1, Camille W. Brune2, Kristen West1, Ashley O’Connor1, Gina Hilton1, Rebecca L. Tomlinson76, Andrew B. West76, Edwin H. Cook Jr.2, Aravinda Chakravarti1
Autism Consortium - AGRE Genome Scan Team: Lauren A. Weiss3,4,a, Todd Green3,4, Shun-Chiao Chang3, Stacey Gabriel4, Casey Gates4, Ellen Hanson5, Andrew Kirby3,4, Joshua Korn3,4, Finny Kuruvilla3,4, Steven McCarroll3,4, Eric Morrow3,4,6,b, Benjamin Neale3,4, Shaun Purcell3,4, Roksana Sasanfar3,7,Carrie Sougnez4, Christine Stevens4, David Altshuler3,4, James Gusella3,4, Susan L. Santangelo3, Pamela Sklar3,4, Rudolph Tanzi3, Mark J. Daly3,4
Autism Genome Project Consortium (listed alphabetically): Richard Anney28, Anthony J. Bailey8, Gillian Baird9, Agatino Battaglia56, Tom Berney11, Catalina Betancur12, Sven Bölte13, Patrick F. Bolton14, Jessica Brian15, Susan E. Bryson16, Joseph D. Buxbaum17, Ines Cabrito51, Guiqing Cai17, Rita M. Cantor18, Edwin H. Cook Jr.2, Hilary Coon19, Judith Conroy25, Catarina Correia51, Christina Corsello20, Emily L. Crawford46, Michael L. Cuccaro21, Geraldine Dawson60, Maretha de Jonge23, Bernie Devlin24, Eftichia Duketis13, Sean Ennis25, Annette Estes22, Penny Farrar38, Eric Fombonne26, Christine M. Freitag13, Louise Gallagher28, Daniel H. Geschwind29, John Gilbert21, Michael Gill28, Christopher Gillberg53, Jeremy Goldberg30, Andrew Green25, Jonathan Green31, Stephen J. Guter2, Jonathan L. Haines32, Joachim Hallmayer33, Vanessa Hus20, Sabine M. Klauck34, Olena Korvatska55, Janine A. Lamb35, Magdalena Laskawiec8, Marion Leboyer54, Ann Le Couteur11, Bennett L. Leventhal2, Xiao-Qing Liu15, 44, Catherine Lord20, Linda Lotspeich33, Elena Maestrini58, Tiago Magalhaes51, William Mahoney36, Carine Mantoulan37, Helen McConachie11, Christopher J McDougle57, William M. McMahon19, Christian R. Marshall44, Judith Miller19, Nancy J. Minshew2, Anthony P. Monaco38, Jeff Munson22, John I Nurnberger Jr57, Guiomar Oliveira52, Alistair Pagnamenta38, Katerina Papanikolaou39, Jeremy R. Parr8, Andrew D. Paterson15, 44, Margaret A Pericak-Vance21, Andrew Pickles40, Dalila Pinto44, Joseph Piven41, David J Posey57, Annemarie Poustka34,x, Fritz Poustka13, Regina Regan25, Jennifer Reichert17, Katy Renshaw8, Wendy Roberts15, Bernadette Roge37, Michael L. Rutter42, Jeff Salt2, Gerard D. Schellenberg59, Stephen W. Scherer44, James S. Sutcliffe46, Peter Szatmari30, Katherine Tansey28, Ann P. Thompson30, John Tsiantis39, Herman Van Engeland23, Astrid M. Vicente51, Veronica J. Vieland10, Fred Volkmar47, Simon Wallace8, Thomas H. Wassink48, Ellen M. Wijsman49, Kirsty Wing38, Kerstin Wittemeyer37, Brian L. Yaspan46, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum50
The Homozygosity Mapping Collaborative for Autism (HMCA): Eric M. Morrow3,4,6,61,b, Seung-Yun Yoo4,6,61, Robert Sean Hill4,6,61, Nahit M. Mukaddes62, Soher Balkhy63, Generoso Gascon63,64, Samira Al-Saad66, Asif Hashmi65, Janice Ware5, Robert M. Joseph67, Elaine LeClair5, Jennifer N. Partlow6,61, Brenda Barry6,61, and Christopher A. Walsh4,6,61
MGH-Oulu Study: David Pauls3, Irma Moilanen68, Hanna Ebeling68, Marja-Leena Mattila68, Sanna Kuusikko68, Katja Jussila68, Jaakko Ignatius68
MGH-Iran Study: Roksana Sasanfar3,7, Ala Tolouei7, Majid Ghadami7, Maryam Rostami69, Azam Hosseinipour7, and Maryam Valujerdi7
MGH-EDSP Study: Susan L. Santangelo3, Kara Andresen3,70, Brian Winkloski3, Stephen Haddad3
Children’s Hospital Boston: Lou Kunkel6, Zak Kohane6, Tram Tran6, Sek Won Kong6, Stephanie Brewster O’Neil6, Ellen M. Hanson5, Rachel Hundley5, Ingrid Holm6, Heather Peters6, Elizabeth Baroni6, Aislyn Cangialose6, Lindsay Jackson6, Lisa Albers6, Ronald Becker6, Carolyn Bridgemohan6, Sandra Friedman6, Kerim Munir6, Ramzi Nazir6, Judith Palfrey6, Alison Schonwald6, Esau Simmons6, Leonard A. Rappaport5
Montreal: Julie Gauthier71, Laurent Mottron72, Ridha Joober26, Eric Fombonne26, Guy Rouleau72
Finland: Karola Rehnstrom73,74, Lennart von Wendt73,74, Leena Peltonen73,74,75
1Center for Complex Disease Genomics, McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205; 2Institute for Juvenile Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL; 3Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114; 4Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA 02142; 5Developmental Medicine Center, Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, 02115; 6Division of Genetics, Children’s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02115; 7Special Education Organization, Tehran, IRAN; 8University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK. 9Newcomen Centre, Guy’s Hospital, London, UK. 10Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA. 11Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Newcastle, Sir James Spence Institute, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. 12INSERM U952, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France. 13Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, J.W Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany. 14Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK. 15Autism Research Unit, The Hospital for Sick Children and Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 16Department of Pediatrics and Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. 17Laboratory of Molecular Neuropsychiatry, Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Departments of Psychiatry, Genetics and Genomic Sciences, and Neuroscience, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10025, 18Department of Human Genetics, University of California - Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA. 19Psychiatry Department, University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. 20Autism and Communicative Disorders Centre, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. 21Miami Institute for Human Genomics, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA. 22Depts. of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA. 23Department of Child Psychiatry, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands. 24University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. 25School of Medicine and Medical Science University College, Dublin, Ireland. 26Division of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 27Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany. 28Autism Genetics Group, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. 29Department of Neurology, University of California - Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA. 30Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. 31Academic Department of Child Psychiatry, Booth Hall of Children’s Hospital, Blackley, Manchester, UK. 32Centre for Human Genetics Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Centre, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. 33Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA. 34Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Molekulare Genomanalyse, Heidelberg, Germany. 35Centre for Integrated Genomic Medical Research, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. 36Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. 37Centre d’Eudes et de Recherches en Psychopathologie, University de Toulouse Le Miral, Toulouse, France. 38Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, UK. 39University Department of Child Psychiatry, Athens University, Medical School, Agia Sophia Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece. 40Department of Medicine, School of Epidemiology and Health Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. 41Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. 42Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute Of Psychiatry, London, UK. 43Veterans Affairs, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA. 44The Centre for Applied Genomics and Program in Genetics and Genome Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 45Department of Pediatrics and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA. 46 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center and Center for Molecular Neuroscience, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. 47Child Study Centre, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA. 48Department of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA. 49Department of Biostatistics and Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA. 50Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. 51Instituto Nacional de Saude Dr Ricardo Jorge Instituto Gulbenkian de Cîencia Lisbon, Portugal. 52Hospital Pediatrico de Coimbra Coimbra, Portugal. 53Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden. 54INSERM U995, Department of Psychiatry, Groupe hospitalier Henri Mondor-Albert Chenevier, AP-HP, Créteil, France. 55Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA. 56Stella Maris Institute, Department of Child and Adolescent Neurosciences, Italy. 57Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA 58Department of Biology, University of Bologna, Italy, 59Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA. 60Autism Speaks, USA. 61Department of Neurology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA. 62Department of Child Psychiatry, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey. 63Department of Neurosciences and Pediatrics, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 64Clinical Neurosciences & Pediatrics, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island. 65Department of Neurology, Combined Military Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan. 66Kuwait Center for Autism, Kuwait City, Kuwait. 67Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA. 68Department of Child Psychiatry and Department of Clinical Genetics, Oulu University Hospital and Oulu University, Oulu, FINLAND. 69Medical Genetic Diagnosis Department, National Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Tehran, Iran. 70Casa de Corazon, Taos, New Mexico. 71Centre de recherche du CHUM, Hôpital Notre-Dame, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 72Sainte-Justine Hospital Research Center, Universite de Montreal, Montréal, Quebec, Canada. 73Department of Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland. 74Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland. 75Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, United Kingdom, 76Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL.
aCurrent affiliation: Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Human Genetics, Center for Neurobiology and Psychiatry, UCSF, San Francisco, CA.
bCurrent affiliation: Deptartment of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry, and Institute for Brain Science, Brown University, Providence, RI