With your support, we have been able to fund outstanding research, leading toward cures and improved quality of life for children with cancer. Browse through more than 1,000 funded projects below.
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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|The Role of PASG in Mediating Epigenetic Change and Outcome in AML.||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Jason Farrar, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Maryland|
|Pre-clinical Evaluation of LSD1 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Pediatric Ewing sarcoma: Defining the Biomarkers of Sensitivity and Mechanisms of Resistance||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kathleen Pishas, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Immunotherapy Of Neuroblastoma With Natural Killer T Cells Engineered To Target O-acetyl-GD2||Baylor College of Medicine / Andras Heczey, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|
|Optimizing Engager T-cells for CD19+ Malignancies||Baylor College of Medicine / Mireya Paulina Velasquez, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|
|Targeting Glutamine Metabolism in MYC Driven Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumors||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Jeffrey Rubens, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Maryland|
|Therapeutic Targeting of Childhood Leukemia by Pharmacological Inhibition of Proteolytic Cleavage of MLL1||Northwestern University (Illinois) / Zibo Zhao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Illinois|
|Targeting the Mechanism of Differentiation Arrest in a Novel Model of Acute Leukemia||Massachusetts General Hospital / David Sykes||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Massachusetts|
|Mechanisms of BRAF Activation in KIAA1549-BRAF Mutant pLGGs||Broad Institute / Sean Misek, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Massachusetts|
|Understanding and Preventing Healthy Tissue Damage in Pediatric Cancer Patients||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Kristopher Sarosiek, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Massachusetts|
|Targeting Protein Translation to Antagonize MYC-driven Neuroblastoma||Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia / Andrea Flynn, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|