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|
|Using Splice Switching Oligonucleotides (SSOs) to target MDM2 for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Ohio|
|Understanding factors contributing to retention in care among children with cancer in sub-Saharan Africa||Baylor College of Medicine / Mark Zobeck, MD, PhD||Psychosocial Launch Grant||2019||Texas|
|Therapeutic Targets and Molecular Mechanisms in Childhood Brainstem Tumors||University Health Network - Toronto Western Research Institute / Jerome Fortin, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Ontario|
|Therapeutic Targeting of the Disrupted Metabolic State in DIPG||University of Michigan / Costas Lyssiotis, PhD & Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Michigan|
|The use of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells to reverse treatment resistance to PD-1 blockade||University of Florida / Catherine Flores, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Florida|
|The Role of Tumor Heterogeneity in Relapse of Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Children's Hospital & Research Center at Oakland / Cheryl Peretz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|The Role of Germline Variants in Infant Leukemogenesis||Washington University / Margaret Ferris, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|The Impact Of CD56neg NK Cells in the Pathogenesis of Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Catherine Forconi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|The anti-tumor immune microenvironment in the Sonic Hedgehog subclass of medulloblastoma||Emory University / Anna Kenney, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Georgia|
|Targeting Valine-Specific Amino Acid Dependency -in T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Palaniraja Thandapani, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||New York|