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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Choline Kinase and Alkylating Agent Resistance in Refractory Childhood Leukemias||Boston Children's Hospital / Alejandro Gutierrez, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Loss of ER-mitochondria contacts drives therapy resistance in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting tumor associated macrophages in metastatic Ewing sarcoma (ES)||New York Medical College / Mitchell Cairo, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|A leukemia organoid platform for dissection and targeting of tumor-niche interactions||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Adolfo Ferrando, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Targeted nanoparticle-mediated “cold”-to-“hot” reprogramming of the tumor microenvironment of high-risk neuroblastoma||University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School / Prabhani Atukorale, PhD & Jason Shohet, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Targeting CKLF as an Immunotherapeutic Approach to Treat MYCN-driven High-risk Neuroblastoma||Boston University / Hui Feng, Md, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Developmental origins of leukemia in Down Syndrome||University of Rochester / James Palis, MD & Laurie Steiner, MD||Innovation Grants||2022||New York|
|Molecular circuitry of fibrolamellar carcinoma||Massachusetts General Hospital / Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Epigenetic Enhancement of MHCI to Augment Neuroblastoma Immunotherapy||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Paul Sondel, MD, PhD and Amy Erbe-Gurel, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Wisconsin|
|Developing Novel Transcription Factor PROTACs to Disrupt the HMGA1 Epigenome in Relapsed Leukemia||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai / Linda Resar, MD and Jian Jin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||New York|