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|
|CD47-blocking Oncolytic Vaccinia Viruses as Biotherapeutics for Pediatric Solid Tumors||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephen Gottschalk, MD & Nino Rainusso, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Enhancing Pediatric Sarcoma Immunotherapy by Drug Induced Expression of Tumor-Specific Cryptic Neoantigens||University of Minnesota / David Largaespada, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Minnesota|
|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|
|HOX Genes As Developmental Regulators Of Sarcomagenesis||University of Michigan / Elizabeth Lawlor, MD/PhD & Deneen Wellik, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Michigan|
|MYC as a Driver and Anti-Cancer Target in Malignant Rhabdoid Tumors||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / William Tansey, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Enhancing Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||The Regents of the University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD/PhD & Mitchell Diccianni, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Sepsis as innate immune stimulus: severe sepsis exposures and protection against relapse in children with acute leukemias||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Alix Seif, MD||Epidemiology Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|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|
|An Engineered Nanoimmunotherapy for Treating Neuroblastoma||George Washington University / Rohan Fernandes, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2016||District of Columbia|