ALSF Childhood Cancer Research Grants
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|
|Micro-environmental Regulators of Ewing sarcoma Metastasis||University of Pittsburgh / Kelly Bailey, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Developing Targeted Immunotherapy Against Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Melinda Biernacki, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Washington|
|GPC2 as an Oncogene and Immunotherapeutic Target in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Kristopher Bosse, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting the Function of Ezrin in Rhabdomyosarcoma||The Cleveland Clinic Foundation / Neetu Gupta, PhD & Peter Anderson, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Targeted Combination Therapy to Sensitize High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia to Methotrexate via Restoration of Ikaros Tumor Suppression||The Pennsylvania State University / Sinisa Dovat, MD/PhD & Chunhua Song, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting PLK1 as a Common Mechanism in Ph-like ALL||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Joya Chandra, PhD||Reach Grants||2016||Texas|
|HOX Genes As Developmental Regulators Of Sarcomagenesis||University of Michigan / Elizabeth Lawlor, MD/PhD & Deneen Wellik, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Michigan|
|LSD1 Inhibition to Treat T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma||University of Virginia, School of Medicine / Michael Engel, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2016||Virginia|
|MYC as a Driver and Anti-Cancer Target in Malignant Rhabdoid Tumors||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / William Tansey, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Circulating Exosomes as Biomarkers of Medulloblastoma Progression, Metastasis, and Recurrence||Weill Cornell Medical College / David Lyden, MD/PhD & Parveen Raju, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|