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|
|RNA Methylation in Metabolically Disrupted Pediatric Cancers||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio / Patricia Dahia, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Texas|
|Targeting Glutamine Addiction in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas (DIPGs)||University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Michigan|
|RNA-ECS to Quantify Rare Clonal RNA Species at Diagnosis, Remission and Relapse from the COG AAML1031 Study||Washington University / Todd Druley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Missouri|
|Alternative Splicing Driven by MYCN Activates RAS-MAPK in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Targeting the ALT Pathway to Induce Synthetic Lethality and Treat Poor Outcome Pediatric Tumors||University of California, Davis / Wolf-Dietrich Heyer, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Physical Properties of Drug-Resistant Leukemia Cells||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Yong-mi Kim, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Olfactory Ensheathing Cells for Pediatric Glioma Gene/Cell Therapy||Massachusetts General Hospital / Bakhos Tannous, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Nuclear Receptor Tyrosine Kinases Mediating Chromatin Remodeling & Checkpoint Adaption||Children's Cancer Therapy Development Institute / Charles Keller, MD||Innovation Grants||2018||Oregon|
|Circulating Repetitive Element RNAs as an Osteosarcoma Marker||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / David Cobrinik, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Energy Balance Strategies for Decreasing Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiotoxicity||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Eugenie Kleinerman, MD||Innovation Grants||2018||Texas|