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|
|GeneEditing in T cell Leukemia to Promote Immunomodulatory Forms of Cell Death||Boston Children's Hospital / Dr. Ben Croker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Targeted Inhibition of Lin28/let-7 Binding to Treat Pediatric Malignancy||Boston Children's Hospital / George Q. Daley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|An Engineered Nanoimmunotherapy for Treating Neuroblastoma||George Washington University / Rohan Fernandes, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2016||District of Columbia|
|Elucidating the Role of Human FAN1 Nuclease in DNA Crosslink Repair||Yale School of Medicine / Timsi Rao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Connecticut|
|Targeting Eya2 to Inhibit c-Myc driven Medulloblastoma Tumor Progression||University of Colorado Denver / Melanie Vincent, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Colorado|
|Child's Exposure to Radiation from Medical Imaging and the Risk of Childhood Leukemia: Pooled Analyses from the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium (CLIC)||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD/PhD & Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2016||California|
|Single-cell RNA-seq Profiling of Transcriptional Transition States During Human Retinoblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Sunhye Lee, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Preclinical Testing of Candidate Therapeutics in a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Developing and Distributing a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Detection of Circulating Tumor DNA in Pediatric Sarcomas||The Regents of the University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Maximillian Diehn, MD/PhD (Stanford University)||Innovation Grants||2016||California|