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|
|Role of Kindlin-3 In Natural Killer Cell Mediated Tumor Killing||Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee / Nathan Schloemer, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Wisconsin|
|The Role of ARID1A in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Hui Shi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Bad Influence: EWS/FLI Alters LSD1 and NuRD Interactions to Enforce Oncogenic Function in Ewing’s||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Emily Theisen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Resistance and Develop Improved Treatments for Relapsed/refractory Pediatric ALL||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Elizabeth Townsend, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|A CRISPRi Genetic Screen in Ewing sarcoma Identifies a Novel Dependence on Homologous Recombination DNA Repair||University of California San Francisco / Asmin Tulpule, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Enhancing Coping and Communication in Children with Cancer and Their Parents: A Novel Internet-Based Intervention||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Bruce Compas, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Neurocognitive Outcomes in Survivors of Childhood Leukemia with Down Syndrome||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Lisa Jacola, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Targeting Eya2 to Inhibit c-Myc driven Medulloblastoma Tumor Progression||University of Colorado Denver / Melanie Vincent, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Colorado|
|Altered Cerebral Blood Flow after Pediatric Posterior Fossa Brain Tumor Treatment||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Mary Baron Nelson, RN/PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2016||California|
|The Role of Affective and Cognitive-Executive Processes and Structural Brain Abnormalities on Social Adjustment in Pediatric Brain Tumor Survivors||University of Calgary / Fiona Schulte, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Alberta|