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|
|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|
|Circulating Exosomes as Biomarkers of Medulloblastoma Progression, Metastasis, and Recurrence||Weill Cornell Medical College / David Lyden, MD/PhD & Parveen Raju, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|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|
|Developing and Distributing a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Developing Targeted Immunotherapy Against Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Melinda Biernacki, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Washington|
|Development of an anti-KIR3DL1 Antibody to Promote Innate Immunity Against Neuroblastoma||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Katherine Hsu, MD/PhD & Nai-Kong Cheung, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|DFMO Synergy with Chemo-immunotherapy to Eradicate MYC-Driven Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Reach Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|DICER1-Driven Cancers: Models, Mechanisms and Therapies||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / James Amatruda, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|Elucidating the Role of Human FAN1 Nuclease in DNA Crosslink Repair||Yale School of Medicine / Timsi Rao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Connecticut|
|Engineering the CAR T Cells to Overcome Tumor Derived Immune-Inhibition in Glioblastoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Meenakshi Hegde, MD||'A' Award Grants||2016||Texas|