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|
|Modeling H3 G34R and BCOR-Altered Glioma Pathogenesis Using Neural Stem Cells||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Satoshi Nakata, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Maryland|
|Genetic Dissection of Trisomy 21-TMD Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells||Boston Children's Hospital / Glenn MacLean||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Investigating Epigenetic Mechanisms of Response to Allogenic CAR T Cell Therapy||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Caitlin Zebley, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Tennessee|
|Therapeutic Targeting of Childhood Leukemia by Pharmacological Inhibition of Proteolytic Cleavage of MLL1||Northwestern University (Illinois) / Zibo Zhao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Illinois|
|Single Cell Signaling Profiles In High-Risk Pediatric Leukemia||Stanford University / Kara Davis||Young Investigator Grants||2010||California|
|Interrogation of Neuroblastoma Dependencies and RNAs on the Core-Regulatory Circuitry for Therapeutic Inhibition||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Adam Durbin, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Tennessee|
|Modeling the Initiation and Progression of Down Syndrome Associated Leukemia Using CRISPR/Cas9 at Single Cell Resolution||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai / Elvin Wagenblast, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||New York|
|The Role of DNA Methylation in Pediatric Cancer||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Scott Diede||Young Investigator Grants||2010||Washington|
|Treatment for human hepatoblastoma based on recombinant adeno-associated virus vectors||University of Florida / Chen Ling||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Florida|
|Genetic Regulators of ER Stress-induced Apoptosis in Pediatric Malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Ujwal Pyati||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Massachusetts|